previous next


ὕστερον—it was not sent at once, c. 25. τι πέμψουσινὅστις because of the purpose.

ἐπήγγελλον—a technical word for sending out a formal notice, which may amount to a command. Cf. περιαγγἐλλω.

ναύαρχον—an office held for a year. The admiral in war was almost as important as the kings, who eommanded the land-forces. His power increased when the Spartan navy became greater.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.

An XML version of this text is available for download, with the additional restriction that you offer Perseus any modifications you make. Perseus provides credit for all accepted changes, storing new additions in a versioning system.

hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: