previous next

DA´RDANI

Eth. DA´RDANI (Eth. Δάρδανοι), a tribe in the south-west of Moesia, and extending also over a part of Illyricum. (Strab. vii. p.316; Ptol. 3.9.2; Caes. Civ. 3.4; Liv. 40.57; Plin. Nat. 3.29; Cic. p. Sest. 43) According to Strabo, they were a very wild and filthy race, living in caves under dunghills, but very fond of music.

[L.S]

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