What does Amphictyons mean?

Amphictyons meaning in General Dictionary

Deputies from the confederated says of ancient Greece to a congress or council They considered both political and religious things

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  • Deputies through the confederated says of old Greece to a congress or council. They considered both governmental and religious things.

Amphictyons meaning in General Dictionary

(n. pl.) Deputies from confederated says of ancient Greece to a congress or council. They considered both governmental and spiritual issues.


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The second and third Sacred Wars, fought in the 4th century B.C., were waged by the amphictyons against the Phocians and the Amphissaeans respectively for alleged trespassing on the sacred lands (Aeschin.

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