Origin of Helot
Related formshel·ot·age, noun
Examples from the Web for helot
His cheeks bright red, his chin wet with spittle, the helot would weave and stagger and totter until he passed out in the dirt.
This is not the middle ages; I am an Englishman, not a helot.The Weavers, Complete|Gilbert Parker
She declared however that Angela was wholesome to her, as a tipsy Helot was to the Spartans.The Pillars of the House, Vol. II (of 2)|Charlotte M. Yonge
Was it abundance of land, or the military spirit, that produced the amiable relationship between the Spartan and the Helot?