Anticyra, Name einer phokeischen und thessalischen Stadt, bei welchem viel Nießwurz wuchs, die das Gehirn reinigen sollte; daher hieß Jemanden nach A. weisen so viel, als ihn Narr schelten.

Schlagen Sie auch in anderen Wörterbüchern nach:

  • ANTICYRA — Ἀντίκυῤῥα Ptol. vulgo Suola, Phocidis urbs, inter Crissam ad occidentem et Siphas oppid. Boeotiae ad ortum. Isthmum Corinthiacum versus, a Delphis 10. mill. pass. distaus, Cyparissus ab Homero dicta. longitud. 48. 4. latitud. 39. 5. Anticyra vero …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Anticyra — Anticyra, or Antikyra the ancient (and modern) name of a city in Phokis, Greece.Name and Mycenaean pastMod. name Antikyra; until the early 20th century it was called Aspra Spitia , a name given after 1960 to a wholy new adjacent settlement, 3 km… …   Wikipedia

  • Anticȳra — (a. Geogr.), s. Antikyra …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • АНТИКИРА —    • Anticyra,          Άντίκυρα (и Άντίκιρρα),        1. город в Феотиде вблизи Эты, у Малийского залива. Hdt. 7, 198;        2. приморский город в Фокиде, гомеровский Κοπάρισσος (Il. 2, 519) у подошвы Парнаса, на востоке от города Κίρφις. Оба… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • First Macedonian War — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=First Macedonian War partof=the Macedonian Wars caption= date=214 BC 205 BC place=Macedon and Illyria casus=Demetrius of Pharos s incitement; Rome distracted by Second Punic War result=Stalemate; Peace of… …   Wikipedia

  • List of moths of India (Notodontidae) — This article is a list of the moths of Family Notodontidae which are found in India. It also acts as an index to the species articles and forms part of the full List of moths of India. Tarsolepis * Tarsolepis fulgurifera Walker * Tarsolepis… …   Wikipedia

  • Phocis — /foh sis/, n. an ancient district in central Greece, N of the Gulf of Corinth: site of Delphic oracle. * * * Ancient territory, central Greece. It extended north from the Gulf of Corinth over the range of Mount Parnassus to the Locrian Mountains …   Universalium

  • Ephialtes of Trachis — (Greek: Ἐφιάλτης, Ephialtēs; although Herodotus spelled it as Ἐπιάλτης, Epialtes) was the son of Eurydemus of Malis.[1] He betrayed his homeland by showing the Persian forces a path around the allied Greek position at the pass of Thermopylae,… …   Wikipedia

  • Britomartis — For the butterfly genus, see Britomartis (butterfly). Dicte redirects here. For the fairy longhorn moth genus, see Dicte (moth). Britomartis (Βριτόμαρτις), was the Minoan goddess of mountains and hunting. She is among the Minoan goddess …   Wikipedia

  • Cyparissus — (1670s) by Jacopo Vignali: the boy mourns his pet deer (Musée des Beaux Arts de Strasbourg) In Greek mythology, Cyparissus or Kyparissos (Greek: κυπάρισσος, cypress ) was a boy beloved by Apollo, or in some versions by other deities. In the best… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”