Samians sentence example
- of Egypt, the Samians Lysander of Sparta, the Athenians Demetrius, the Delphians Craterus of Macedon.
- A demand for help which the Samians sent to Sparta was rejected at the instance of the Corinthians.
- east of Cefalu); but at the invitation of Anaxilas of Regium the Samians proceeded instead to the latter place.
- About 488 B.C. Anaxilas and the Samians occupied Zancle in the absence of Skythes, and it was then that the name was changed to Messene, as the existence of coins of the Samian type, bearing the new name, proves.
- Moreover in 454 (probably) the changed relations were crystallized by the transference (proposed by the Samians) of the treasury to Athens (Corp. Inscr.Advertisement
- The Samians refused the arbitration of Athens.
- It is, however, equally noticeable on the one hand that the main body of the allies was not affected, and on the other that the Peloponnesian League on the advice of Corinth officially recognized the right of Athens to deal with her rebellious subject allies, and refused to give help to the Samians.
- by the Aeginetans to Zeus, by the Samians to Hera, and by the Milesians to Apollo.
- Rodosto is the ancient Rhaedestus or Bisanthe, said to have been founded by Samians.
- Such intercourse was sanctioned by the Samians, who excused it by the example of Zeus and Hera (schol.Advertisement
- Some of their stories are harrowing but nowhere does one detect self-pity or any anger against the Turks or Samians.
- In the Sea of Marmora they had to face the competition of the Samians, with whom they waged a war concerning the town of Perinthus, and of Miletus; but on the Bosporus they established themselves by means of settlements at Chalcedon and, above all, Byzantium (founded, according to tradition, 675 and 658 respectively).
- The statement made by Stephanus of Byzantium and Jerome, that the city was founded under the name of Dicaearchia by a colony of Samians about 520 B.C., is probably correct, for, though in the territory of Cumae, it does not appear to have been occupied previous to 520, Misenum having been the original port of Cumae.