meaning of battle of leuctra

battle of leuctra meaning in General Dictionary

Thebes defeated Sparta in 371 BC; the fight finished Sparta's army supremacy in Greece

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Again the Thebans refused to renounce their Boeotian hegemony, and the Spartan attempt at coercion ended in the defeat of the Spartan army at the battle of Leuctra and the death of its leader, King Cleombrotus.

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