Bœotian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Bœotia +‎ -n

Adjective[edit]

Bœotian (comparative more Bœotian, superlative most Bœotian)

  1. Archaic spelling of Boeotian.
    • 1795, William Mitford, The History of Greece, third edition, chapter XII, § III, page 410–411:
      On the ſixty‐ſecond day after the unfortunate action of Tanagra, he met the Bœotian army, much more numerous than his own, at Œnophyta, and gained a complete victory.

Noun[edit]

Bœotian (plural Bœotians)

  1. Archaic spelling of Boeotian.