Boeotia

See also: Bœotia

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin Boeotia, from Ancient Greek Βοιωτία (Boiōtía).

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Boeotia

  1. A district of Ancient Greece, formerly renowned for the French proverbially equating the residents with philistinism; now, a district in east Central Greece, situated on the peninsula, west of Euboea, north of Attica and Megaris, and east of Phocis. The present-day capital of the prefecture is Livadeia.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Βοιωτία (Boiōtía).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Boeōtia f sg (genitive Boeōtiae); first declension

  1. Boeotia

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Boeōtia
Genitive Boeōtiae
Dative Boeōtiae
Accusative Boeōtiam
Ablative Boeōtiā
Vocative Boeōtia

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ReferencesEdit

  • Boeotia”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Boeotia in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Boeotia”, in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly