Definition for thebes (2 of 3)
Definition for thebes (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for thebes
As seven men had restored Thebes to freedom, two men lifted her almost into empire.Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)|Charles Morris
In fact, we have sometimes taken dinner at home after straying as far as Megara and Thebes.Vacation days in Greece|Rufus B. Richardson
Three days to the large city of Thebes, containing about two thousand Jewish inhabitants.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
There are traditions of his heroism connected with Thessaly (Thebes) and Locris, also.
The husbandry of the modern inhabitants of Gournou (west of old Thebes) is philosophical to a fault.Essays, Second Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson