Demaratus sentence example
- Tarquinii is said to have been already a flourishing city when Demaratus of Corinth brought in Greek workmen.
- DEMARATUS (Doric faµ&paros, Ionic Anµ&pnros), king of Sparta of the Eurypontid line, successor of his father Ariston.
- Thereupon Cleomenes urged Leotychides, a relative and personal enemy of Demaratus, to claim the throne on the ground that the latter was not really the son of Ariston but of Agetus, his mother's first husband.
- Soon afterwards Demaratus fled to Darius, who gave him the cities of Pergamum, Teuthrania and Halisarna, where his descendants were still ruling at the beginning of the 4th century (Xen.
- 131), and in 491 B.C. succeeded Demaratus, whose title to the throne he had with Cleomenes' aid successfully challenged.Advertisement
- those of the house of Otanes in Cappadocia, of Hydarnes in Armenia, Pharnabazus in Phrygia, Demaratus in Teuthrania, Themistocles in Magnesia and Lampsacus.
- making Isagoras despot of Athens, but the opposition of the Corinthian allies and of his colleague Demaratus caused the expedition to break up after reaching Eleusis (Herod.
- In revenge Cleomenes accused Demaratus of illegitimacy and secured his deposition in favour of Leotychides (Herod.
- In spite of some failures, largely due to Demaratus's jealousy, Cleomenes strengthened Sparta in the position, won during his father's reign, of champion and leader of the Hellenic race; it was to him, for example, that the Ionian cities of Asia Minor first applied for aid in their revolt against Persia (Herod.
- w Lower Terrace Wall Reproduced by permi,,sion, from Purtwdng/er, Aegina, das Heiligtum der Aphaia Yards Io Metres In 20 20 but, after the deposition of Demaratus, he visited the island a second time, accompanied by his new colleague Leotychides, seized ten of the leading citizens and deposited them at Athens as hostages.Advertisement