Definition for samos (2 of 2)
Origin of SAMOS
Examples from the Web for samos
If Darius had had armies at his disposal from Samos there, he would not have needed to send Bagaeus.The History of Antiquity|Max Duncker
After this, stirring up strife he was worsted and went as an exile to Samos, and his mother to Salamis in Cyprus.The History Of Herodotus|Herodotus
At Samos the ἱερὸς γάμος was celebrated annually; the image of Hera was concealed on the sea-shore and solemnly discovered.
The fleet at once stood out across to Samos, and picked up the Samian vessels in that island.Hellenica|Xenophon
The city of Samos became, under Polycrates, "the first of all cities, Greek or barbarian."Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)|Charles Morris