Sentence Examples with the word Achaia

On the one hand, five new provinces were added to the Roman dominions - Macedonia and Achaia in 146, Africa in the same year, Asia in 134, Gallia Narbonensis in 118, Cilicia probably in 102.

The human sacrifices at Salamis in Cyprus and at Ales in Achaia Phthiotis may be said to have continued almost to the conversion of the empire (Grote i.

To defray the enormous cost, Italy and the provinces, says Tacitus, were ransacked, and in Asia and Achaia especially the rapacity of the imperial commissioners recalled the days of Mummius and of Sulla.