Lycurgus

[lahy-kur-guh s]
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noun

flourished 9th century b.c., Spartan lawgiver.

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Lycurgus

noun

9th century bc, Spartan lawgiver. He is traditionally regarded as the founder of the Spartan constitution, military institutions, and educational system
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