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  Thebes   - a city in Boeotia, central Greece
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  + Theban , Thebans
315/1 Cassander refounds Thebes, but Crates refuses to take part in the
315/1a The Thebans demand repayment of an old loan made to the Thessalians
306/7 Demetrius of Phalerum meets the Cynic philosopher Crates at Thebes
306/24 money which he had hidden when Thebes was destroyed by Alexander
293/16 Thebes is encouraged to revolt by Cleonymus of Sparta, but is recap
291/6 trius and his son Antigonus recapture Thebes after a second revolt
290/3 General comments on the paintings of Aristeides of Thebes.
218/24a nscr_78, a decree of Delphi, concerning lodgings for Theban envoys.
216/18 Cleitomachus of Thebes wins the pancration contest at the Olympic
197/8 Attalus I dies at Thebes after suffering a stroke there.
146/18 Thebes is abandoned by its inhabitants.
86/30 Sulla punishes the Thebans by confiscating their territory.
    Within translations:
Athen_01.19 arp-player. But at Thebes there is no statue to Pindarus,
Athen_04.148 ich take place among the Thebans; concerning whom Cleitarc
Athen_06.248 l-glued to wood,' as the Theban poet has it, will say a
Athen_06.253 or vigorous mind." The Thebans also flattered Demetrius,
Athen_12.538 and so did Aristocrates the Theban. And of flute-player
Athen_12.548 says- "Cephisodorus the Theban relates that Polydorus the
Athen_13.558 'Tis not too much to call them Theban Sphinxes. & For they
Athen_13.561 regiment among the Thebans which is called the Sacred Band
Athen_13.590 nondas: "Epaminondas the Theban behaved with more dignity
Athen_13.602 lled, which was established at Thebes by Epaminondas. Harm
Athen_13.603 off, [603] and fled with to Thebes. But Praxilla the
Cic:Brut_50 give, a Corinthian, or a Theban orator at the times we are
Diog_Laert_07.9 aeus and Philonides, the Theban, both of whom are mentione
Diog_Laert_07.38 namely:- Philonides of Thebes; Callippus of Corinth; Pos
Euseb]:Chron_195 and the winner was Pagon of Thebes. [p197] 26th [676
Euseb]:Chron_199 [616 B.C.] - Cleondas of Thebes, stadion race A boxing con
FGrH_255.6 then captured and destroyed Thebes. In Rome, the priest
Hieron:Chron_1683 and Thracians, and destroyed Thebes. Then he attacked
THI_115 (230-225)   envoy by the city of Thebes], has asked the Amphict
THI_61.B (196-146)   bsp; Aristodemos of Thebes, the son of Nikomenes Pa
THI_78 (c. 219/8)   from the city of the Thebans recalled both their fr
Julian:Caes_321 the Helvetians you treated the Thebans cruelly. You burned
Just_3.6 sted, bargained with the Thebans to restore them the supre
Just_5.10 12 Meanwhile the Thebans and Corinthians sent ambassador
Just_5.9 themselves to Argos and Thebes, where they had not only
Just_6.4 the Athenians, were the Thebans; a state which, by the
Just_6.9 years as a hostage at Thebes, and had been imbued with
Just_7.5 he made peace with the Thebans by giving the same hostag
Just_8.1 royal yoke. The Thebans were the cause and origin of
Just_8.4 endencies; and that the Thebans and Lacedaemonians should
Just_9.3 intention. The Thebans espoused their cause, fearing
Just_9.4 with them. The Thebans, however, he compelled to purch
Just_11.2 intelligence that "the Thebans and Athenians had gone
Just_16.4 rom Epaminondas general of the Thebans. As both, however,
Memn_12 (the descendants of the Theban Sparti), a noble and high-
Philoch_53 hilippus called upon the Thebans to grant him a passage
Philoch_56 Cytinium, and sent to Thebes representatives of the The
Plut:Arat_16 that of Pelopidas the Theban and Thrasybulus the Atheni
Plut:Demetr_1 motive with Ismenias the Theban musician, who presented
Plut:Demetr_9 him with a strong convoy to Thebes, agreeably to his
Plut:Demetr_39 elf in the meantime into Thebes with his army, the Boeotia
Plut:Demetr_45 body seeing him at Thebes in this condition, applied to
Plut:Demetr_46 out him, he restored the Thebans their ancient government
Plut:Mor_178 & To Philon the Theban, who had been his host and given
Plut:Mor_181 till it ; but he set the Thebans free, saying, To them onl
Plut:Mor_189 Antalcidas told him the Thebans had rewarded him worthily
Plut:Mor_192 urprised the army or the Thebans while Epaminondas was the
Plut:Mor_* 845-851 * 45] and then he drew the Thebans, Euboeans, Corcyraeans,
Plut:Phoc_17 he was marching against Thebes ; the ill policy of which
Plut:Phoc_27 ty; and then returned to Thebes with other ambassadors,
Polyaen_01.10.1 utes, fought against the Thebans, who always used flutes
Polyaen_01.35.1 Myronides. The Athenian and Theban armies confronted
Polyaen_01.35.2 the Athenians against Thebes, and was about to advance
Polyaen_01.45.5 icularly emphasised that Thebes, which was a neighbouring
Polyaen_02.1.11 Agesilaus heard that the Thebans had secured the pass at
Polyaen_02.1.14 the same time the Thebans and Arcadians pressed hard upon
Polyaen_02.1.19 tr_1.11'5] 19 & When the Thebans were hard pressed in a
Polyaen_02.1.2 nst the united forces of Thebes and Athens, although the
Polyaen_02.1.23 the Lacedaemonians and Thebans, which remained undecided
Polyaen_02.1.29 ged in their city by the Thebans, they were indignant at
Polyaen_02.3.10 confusion, many of the Theban soldiers, who had been rou
Polyaen_02.3.2 paminondas commanded the Thebans, and Cleombrotus commande
Polyaen_02.3.5 for the sake of helping Thebes, but to keep the Spartan
Polyaen_02.4.3 garrison was placed in Thebes, and their commander took
Polyaen_02.5.1 ished the sacred band in Thebes; it consisted of three hun
Polyaen_02.5.2 ers escaped with difficulty to Thebes. [see also: Xenophon
Polyaen_02.9.1 victory at Leuctra, the Thebans installed a garrison in
Polyaen_02.32.1 near Mantineia, both the Thebans and the Mantineians claim
Polyaen_03.7.2 oeotia. &   When Thebes was captured, Lachares hid himse
Polyaen_03.9.20 battle. 20 & The Thebans planned to surprise Athens by
Polyaen_03.9.28 at Corinth against the Thebans, his troops frequently
Polyaen_03.9.37 Lacedaemonians and the Thebans, who were then at war wit
Polyaen_05.16.1 army through Phocis to Thebes, he found the enemy in cha
Polyaen_05.16.3 under the protection of the Thebans. At the same time
Polyaen_05.45.1 by the united forces of Thebes and Thessaly, Philomelus
Polyaen_06.19.1 taeans. The Plataeans had some Theban prisoners in their
Polyaen_08.40.1 was sister of Theagenes the Theban. Theagenes fought
Porph:Fr_41 conquered Greece and destroyed Thebes. Then he crossed ove
PsCallisth_1.46 Now Alexander came to Thebes and demanded that the Theb
PsCallisth_* 2.1-3 * Europe. But the Thebans, who acted badly, I destroyed,
PsCallisth_3.33 decree also that Thebes shall be rebuilt from the royal
SEG_28.461 (287-280)   kleas for six days at Thebes the squadron of Aristi
StephByz_70 the war of Leuctra between the Thebans and the Lacedaemoni
Syll_326 (307/6)   xandros [had captured Thebes] and conquered all of
Syll_389 (282)   ayer : Xenophantos of Thebes Comic actors : Phai
Syll_399 (278/7)   otians : Athanios of Thebes, son of Opheltes; Demo
Syll_446 (c. 258/7)   ted to Abaiokritos of Thebes, the son of Abaiodo
Syll_503 (c. 228)   os for Hypatodoros of Thebes, the son of Mikkos,
Syll_519 (c. 222/1)   piodoros Akrotatos of Thebes, the son of Ismenod
Syll_564 (203/2)   Hypata; Pyrrhias of Thebes; Harmostos of Lamia; D
Syll_597 (c. 205-200)   nekrates] and Sopatros of Thebes [made the statue].
Syll_636 (178)   otians: Ophelemos of Thebes, the son of Ophelemos;
Syll_643 (171/0)   n alliance [with the Thebans, he drowned; and other

  Thebes 2   - a city in Upper Egypt
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  + Diospolis
169/34a moved to Hermonthis, because Thebes is occupied by foreign troops.
138/28 OstrBod_70, a tax receipt from Diospolis Magna.
129/37 PSI_1016, recording the sale of holy days at Diospolis Magna.
117/8 of a trial in which Hermias sought ownership of a house at Thebes
86/36 tolemaeus cruelly suppresses a revolt by the inhabitants of Thebes
    Within translations:
Euseb]:Chron_141 ars. 11th Dynasty. 16 kings of Diospolis, who ruled for
Hieron:Chron_1990 about 90 years. [1992 in Ar.] Thebes in Egypt was razed
THI_1 (164)   y. He reached Thebes in year 2, Phaophi 15 {20th
THI_18 (186)   trict of Dominion {Thebes}, against the rebel, the
THI_14 (29)   the inhabitants of Thebes and Hermonthis and the
THI_85 (late 3rd century)   was Thebarch {governor of Thebes}. Demetrios was se
OGIS_194 (39)   the district around Thebes and gymnasiarch and hipp

  Thebes 3   - a city in Phthiotis, Thessaly, Greece
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THI_70 (c. 217)   great, I covered with my body the land of Thebes
Syll_636 (178)   machos of {Phthiotic} Thebes, the son of Kleandros


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