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Acacus (Ἄκακος), in Greek mythology, was a king of Acacesium (Ἀκακήσιον) in Arcadia, the son of Lycaon, and the foster-father of the infant Hermes.
The Academy of Athens (Ακαδημία Αθηνών, Akadimía Athinón) is Greece's national academy, and the highest research establishment in the country.
The Achaean League (Greek: Κοινὸν τῶν Ἀχαιῶν, Koinon ton Akhaion - "League of Achaeans") was a Hellenistic-era confederation of Greek city states on the northern and central Peloponnese.
An acropolis (Ancient Greek: ἀκρόπολις, tr. Akrópolis; from ákros (άκρος) or ákron (άκρον) "highest, topmost, outermost" and pólis "city"; plural in English: acropoles, acropoleis or acropolises) is a settlement, especially a citadel, built upon an area of elevated ground—frequently a hill with precipitous sides, chosen for purposes of defense.
The administrative regions of Greece (περιφέρειες, peripheries) are the country's thirteen first-level administrative entities, each comprising several second-level units, originally prefectures and, since 2011, regional units.
An affricate is a consonant that begins as a stop and releases as a fricative, generally with the same place of articulation (most often coronal).
Alea (Αλέα, before 1928: Μπουγιάτι - Bougiati) is a village and a former community in Argolis, Peloponnese, Greece.
Alexandros Papanastasiou (Αλέξανδρος Παπαναστασίου; 8 July 1876 – 17 November 1936) was a Greek politician, lawyer and sociologist, who served twice as Prime Minister of Greece in the interwar period.
The Americas (also collectively called America)"America." The Oxford Companion to the English Language.
Amilos (Άμιλος) was a settlement in ancient Arcadia.
Apostolos Santas (Απόστολος Σάντας; 22 February 1922 – 30 April 2011), commonly known as Lakis, was a Greek veteran of the Resistance against the Axis Occupation of Greece during World War II, most notable for his participation, along with Manolis Glezos, in the taking down of the German flag from the Acropolis on 30 May 1941.
Arcadia is a 1993 play by Tom Stoppard concerning the relationship between past and present, order and disorder, certainty and uncertainty.
Arcadia (Ἀρκαδία) refers to a vision of pastoralism and harmony with nature.
Arcadia is a city in Iron County, Missouri, United States.
Arcadius (Flavius Arcadius Augustus; Ἀρκάδιος; 1 January 377 – 1 May 408) was Eastern Roman Emperor from 395 to 408.
Arcadius of Antioch (Ἀρκάδιος ὁ Ἀντιοχεύς) was a Greek grammarian who flourished in the 2nd century CE.
Arcadocypriot, or southern Achaean, was an ancient Greek dialect spoken in Arcadia in the central Peloponnese and in Cyprus.
In Greek mythology, Arcas (Ἀρκάς) was a hunter who became king of Arcadia.
Argolis or the Argolid (Αργολίδα Argolída,; Ἀργολίς Argolís in ancient Greek and Katharevousa) is one of the regional units of Greece.
Arkadiki Radiofonia Tileorasi (abbreviated ART) is a Greek local radio and television station serving Arcadia.
Archbishop Arkadios II (Αρκάδιος Β'; died 643) was the head of the Church of Cyprus during the 630s.
Asea (Ασέα; before 1927: Κανδρέβα Kandreva) is a village and a community in Arcadia, Greece, in the Peloponnese peninsula.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
Asteras Tripolis Football Club (Αστέρας Τρίπολης, transliterated "Asteras Tripolis", translated "Star of Tripoli") is a Greek football club from the town of Tripoli in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Astros (Greek: Άστρος or Μεσόγειο Άστρος, "Inland Astros") is a town near the Argolic Gulf in the northeast Peloponnese in eastern Arcadia.
Atalanta (Ἀταλάντη Atalantē) is a character in Greek mythology, a virgin huntress, unwilling to marry, and loved by the hero Meleager.
Athens (Αθήνα, Athína; Ἀθῆναι, Athênai) is the capital and largest city of Greece.
Athinaio (Αθήναιο, before 1928: Αλήκα - Alika) is a village and a community in the municipal unit of Valtetsi, Arcadia, Greece.
Haralambos (Babis) Tsertos (Greek: Μπάμπης Τσέρτος; born October 27, 1956) is a Greek musician.
Basilis (Βασιλίς) was a settlement in Parrhasia, ancient Arcadia.
BBC Four is a British television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation and available to digital television viewers on Freeview, IPTV, satellite, and cable.
BioShock is a first-person shooter video game developed by 2K Boston (later Irrational Games) and 2K Australia, and published by 2K Games.
The Byzantine Empire, also referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire and Byzantium, was the continuation of the Roman Empire in its eastern provinces during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages, when its capital city was Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, which had been founded as Byzantium).
The Byzantine Greeks (or Byzantines) were the Greek or Hellenized people of the Byzantine Empire (or Eastern Roman Empire) during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages who spoke medieval Greek and were Orthodox Christians.
Caphyae or Kaphyai (Greek: Καφύαι), was an ancient city of Arcadia situated in a small plain, northwest of the lake of Orchomenus.
Charisia (Χαρισία) was a city in ancient Arcadia.
Corinthia (Κορινθία Korinthía) is one of the regional units of Greece.
Costa-Gavras (short for Konstantinos Gavras; Κωνσταντίνος Γαβράς; born 12 February 1933) is a Greek-French film director and producer, who lives and works in France.
Cynuria or Kynouria (ἡ Κυνουρία - Kynouria or ἡ Κυνουριακή - Kynouriake) is an ancient district on the eastern coast of the Peloponnese, between the Argolis and Laconia, so called from the Cynurians, one of the most ancient tribes in the peninsula.
Daseae (Δασέαι) was a town in Parrhasia, Arcadia, Ancient Greece.
Artemios "Demis" Ventouris-Roussos (15 June 1946 – 25 January 2015) was a Greek singer and performer who had international hit songs like "Forever and Ever" as a solo performer in the 1970s after having been a member of Aphrodite's Child, a progressive rock group that also included Vangelis.
The Despotate of the Morea (Δεσποτᾶτον τοῦ Μορέως) or Despotate of Mystras (Δεσποτᾶτον τοῦ Μυστρᾶ) was a province of the Byzantine Empire which existed between the mid-14th and mid-15th centuries.
Dimitri Mitropoulos (Δημήτρης Μητρόπουλος; – 2 November 1960), was a Greek conductor, pianist, and composer.
Dimitrios Gontikas or Gondikas (Δημήτριος Γόντικας, 1888–1967) was a Greek politician and Speaker of the Hellenic Parliament.
Dimitris Avramopoulos (Δημήτρης Αβραμόπουλος) is a Greek politician of the conservative New Democracy party, and former career diplomat.
Dimitrios "Dimitris" Kourbelis (Δημήτρης Κουρμπέλης, born 2 November 1993) is a Greek footballer who plays for Superleague side Panathinaikos as well as the Greece national football team.
Dimitrios Koliopoulos Plapoutas (Δημήτρης Κολιόπουλος Πλαπούτας) (May 15, 1786 – July 1865) was a Greek general who fought during the Greek War of Independence against the rule of the Ottoman Empire.
Dimitsana (Δημητσάνα) is a mountain village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Doric, or Dorian, was an Ancient Greek dialect.
Eastern European Summer Time (EEST) is one of the names of UTC+3 time zone, 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time.
Eastern European Time (EET) is one of the names of UTC+02:00 time zone, 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time.
The Eclogues, also called the Bucolics, is the first of the three major works of the Latin poet Virgil.
Electros Vekris (born 1950), also known as Babis Vekris, is a Greek-born American artist renowned for incorporating LEDs (light-emitting diode) that move in rhythmic motion and in sequence into his sculptures, installation art, and other artwork.
Elliniko (Ελληνικό, before 1927: Μουλάτσι - Moulatsi) is a mountain village in western Arcadia, Greece.
Enispe (Ὲνίσπη) was a city in ancient Arcadia.
Epameinondas Deligeorgis (Επαμεινώνδας Δεληγεώργης,; January 10, 1829, Tripoli, Arcadia – May 14, 1879, Athens) was a Greek lawyer, newspaper reporter and politician, who served as the 20th Prime Minister of Greece.
Erasmus of Arcadia (Έρασμος της Αρκαδίας), also known as Gerasimos Avlonites (Γεράσιμος Αυλωνίτης), was a Greek Orthodox bishop of the Diocese of Arcadia in Crete, operating under the Metropolitan of Smyrna.
Et in Arcadia ego (also known as Les bergers d'Arcadie or The Arcadian Shepherds) is a 1637–38 painting by the leading painter of the classical French Baroque style, Nicolas Poussin (1594–1665).
Falaisia (Φαλαισία, before 1918: Μπούρα - Boura) is a village and a former municipality in southwestern Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Falanthos (Φάλανθος) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Field marshal (or field-marshal, abbreviated as FM) is a very senior military rank, ordinarily senior to the general officer ranks.
The Fourth Crusade (1202–1204) was a Latin Christian armed expedition called by Pope Innocent III.
A general officer is an officer of high rank in the army, and in some nations' air forces or marines.
Ioannis Kolokotronis (Ιωάνης Κολοκοτρώνης; 1805–1868), or Gennaios Kolokotronis (Γενναίος Κολοκοτρώνης) as the other were calling him was a Greek warrior of the Greek War of Independence, general and the 14th Prime Minister of Greece.
Gortyna (Γόρτυνα), is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Gortynia (Γορτυνία) is a municipality in the Arcadia regional unit, Peloponnese, Greece.
The Greek alphabet has been used to write the Greek language since the late 9th or early 8th century BC.
The Greek Dark Age, also called Greek Dark Ages, Homeric Age (named for the fabled poet, Homer) or Geometric period (so called after the characteristic Geometric art of the time), is the period of Greek history from the end of the Mycenaean palatial civilization around 1100 BC to the first signs of the Greek poleis, city states, in the 9th century BC.
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά, elliniká, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα, ellinikí glóssa, "Greek language") is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
Greek mythology is the body of myths and teachings that belong to the ancient Greeks, concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world, and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices.
Greek National Road 33 (Εθνική Οδός 33, abbreviated as EO33) is a single carriageway road in southern Greece.
Greek National Road 39 is a national highway of Greece.
Greek National Road 66 is a national highway in southern Greece.
Greek National Road 7 (Εθνική Οδός 7, abbreviated as EO7) is a single carriageway with at-grade intersections in the Peloponnese region in southern Greece.
Greek National Road 74 (Εθνική Οδός 74, abbreviated as EO74) is a single carriageway road in southern Greece.
Greek National Road 76 (Εθνική Οδός 76, abbreviated as EO76) is a single carriageway road in southern Greece.
The Greek War of Independence, also known as the Greek Revolution (Ελληνική Επανάσταση, Elliniki Epanastasi, or also referred to by Greeks in the 19th century as the Αγώνας, Agonas, "Struggle"; Ottoman: يونان عصياني Yunan İsyanı, "Greek Uprising"), was a successful war of independence waged by Greek revolutionaries against the Ottoman Empire between 1821 and 1830.
Grigoris Lambrakis (Γρηγόρης Λαμπράκης; 3 April 1912 – 27 May 1963) was a Greek politician, physician, track and field athlete, and member of the faculty of the School of Medicine at the University of Athens.
Helisson (Ἑλισσών) was an ancient town in Arcadia, Greece.
The Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (Ελληνική Ραδιοφωνία Τηλεόραση, Ellinikí Radiofonía Tileórasi or ERT (ΕΡΤ) is the state-owned public radio and television broadcaster for Greece.
The Hellenistic period covers the period of Mediterranean history between the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC and the emergence of the Roman Empire as signified by the Battle of Actium in 31 BC and the subsequent conquest of Ptolemaic Egypt the following year.
Hermes (Ἑρμῆς) is an Olympian god in Greek religion and mythology, the son of Zeus and the Pleiad Maia, and the second youngest of the Olympian gods (Dionysus being the youngest).
I (И и; italics: И и) is a letter used in almost all Cyrillic alphabets.
Iraia (Ηραία) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Jacopo Sannazaro (28 July 1458 – 6 August 1530) was an Italian poet, humanist and epigrammist from Naples.
Kanellos Deligiannis (Κανέλλος Δεληγιάννης; 1780–1862) was a Greek magnate from the Morea and the son of Ioannis Deligiannis.
Kaous (Καοῦς, Caus) was a settlement in ancient Arcadia, a region of the southern part of Greece located on the Peloponnese peninsula.
Karyes (Καρυές, before 1930: Αράχωβα - Arachova) is a village and a former community in Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece.
The Kingdom of the Morea or Realm of the Morea (Regno di Morea) was the official name the Republic of Venice gave to the Peloponnese peninsula in southern Greece (which was more widely known as the Morea until the 19th century) when it was conquered from the Ottoman Empire during the Morean War in 1684–99.
Kleitor (Greek: Κλείτωρ) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Kontovazaina (Κοντοβάζαινα) is a village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Korythio (Κορύθιο) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Kosmas (Κοσμάς) is a mountain village and a former community in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Kostas Karyotakis (Κώστας Καρυωτάκης, 11 November, 1896 – 20 July 1928) is considered one of the most representative Greek poets of the 1920s and one of the first poets to use iconoclastic themes in Greece.
Kostas Tournas (Κώστας Τουρνάς) (born 23 September 1949, Tripoli, Greece) is one of the pioneers of modern Greek rock.
Kostas Triantafyllopoulos (also written as Kostas Triantafillopoulos) (Κώστας Τριανταφυλλόπουλος) (born 8 February 1956 in Athinaio, Arcadia, Greece) is a Greek actor.
A labialized velar or labiovelar is a velar consonant that is labialized, with a /w/-like secondary articulation.
Langadia (Λαγκάδια) is a mountain village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Leonidio (Λεωνίδιο) is a town and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Levidi (Λεβίδι) is a small town and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Life Is Strange is an episodic graphic adventure video game developed by Dontnod Entertainment and published by Square Enix for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One.
Lignite, often referred to as brown coal, is a soft, brown, combustible, sedimentary rock formed from naturally compressed peat.
The current list of ancient Olympic victors contains all of the known victors of the ancient Olympic Games from the 1st Games in 776 BC up to 264th in 277 AD, as well as the games of 369 AD before their permanent disbandment in 393 by Roman emperor Theodosius I. It is based on available modern sources, as well as the older ones such as the writings of Pausanias (2nd century AD) and Chronicle of Eusebius (3rd century AD).
The Mayor of Athens is the head of the Municipality of Athens, the largest district of the City of Athens.
Lousoi (Λουσοί, Lusi) was an ancient city in Arcadian Azania, Greece.
In Greek mythology, Lycaon (/laɪˈkeɪɒn/; Greek: Λυκάων) was a king of Arcadia, son of Pelasgus and Meliboea, who, in the most popular version of the myth, tested Zeus' omniscience by serving him the roasted flesh of Lycaon's own son Nyctimus, in order to see whether Zeus was truly all-knowing.
Lycosura (Lykosoura also Lycosoura) was a city of Arcadia said by Pausanias to be the oldest city in the world, although there is no evidence for its existence before the fourth century BCE.
Lykaio (Λύκαιο) is a village in Arcadia, Greece, part of the municipality of Megalopoli.
Magouliana (Μαγούλιανα) is a mountain village and a community in the municipal unit of Vytina, Arcadia, Greece.
Mainalo (Modern Greek: Μαίναλο, Ancient Greek: Μαίναλος or Μαίναλον - Mainalos or Mainalon; Latin: Mænalus), also known as Menalon,, is a mountain range in Arcadia, Greece, the tallest of which is called by the same name, all named after the mythological Maenalus, son of Lycaon.
Major general (abbreviated MG, Maj. Gen. and similar) is a military rank used in many countries.
Manolis Glezos (Μανώλης Γλέζος; born 9 September 1922) is a Greek left-wing politician and guerilla, best known for his participation in the World War II resistance.
Mantineia (also Mantinea; Μαντίνεια; also Koine Greek Ἀντιγόνεια Antigoneia) was a city in ancient Arcadia, Greece that was the site of two significant battles in Classical Greek history.
Maria Menounos (born June 8, 1978) is an American actress, journalist, television host and occasional professional wrestler.
Mary Herbert, Countess of Pembroke (née Sidney; 27 October 1561 – 25 September 1621) was one of the first English women to achieve a major reputation for her poetry and literary patronage.
Masterpiece Theatre is the second studio album by Canadian rock group Marianas Trench.
The Megalopoli Power Plant is a power plant in Arcadia in the central Peloponnese that produces electricity for southern Greece and the islands.
Megalopoli (Μεγαλόπολη) is a town in the southwestern part of the regional unit of Arcadia, southern Greece.
Melangeia (Μελαγγεῖα) was a place in ancient Arcadia, northeast of the town Mantineia, on one of the roads to Argos.
Memento mori (Latin: "remember that you have to die"), Oxford English Dictionary, Third Edition, June 2001.
Messenia (Μεσσηνία Messinia) is a regional unit (perifereiaki enotita) in the southwestern part of the Peloponnese region, in Greece.
Methydrio (Μεθύδριο, before 1927: Νεμνίτσα - Nemnitsa) is a village in the municipal unit of Vytina, Arcadia, Greece.
Michael (Michalis) Mouroutsos (born February 29, 1980 in Athens, Greece) is an Olympic taekwondo gold medalist from Greece.
Dimitris "Mimis" Fotopoulos (Δημήτρης (Μίμης) Φωτόπουλος; 20 April 1913 – 29 October 1986) was a Greek actor, writer, poet and academic.
The Minister for Foreign Affairs (Υπουργός Εξωτερικών) is the senior minister at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Greece, established on 3 April 1833.
The Minister for National Defence of Greece (Υπουργός Εθνικής Άμυνας) is a government minister responsible for the running of the Ministry of National Defence.
The Moreas Motorway (Αυτοκινητόδρομος Μωρέας, designated: A7) is a motorway in Peloponnese, Greece.
Mount Lykaion (Λύκαιον ὄρος, Lýkaion Óros; Mons Lycaeus) is a mountain in Arcadia, Greece.
The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA;Εθνικὸν καὶ Καποδιστριακόν Πανεπιστήμιον Ἀθηνῶν, Ethnikón kai Kapodistriakón Panepistímion Athinón), usually referred to simply as the University of Athens (UoA), is a public university in Zografou, a suburb of Athens, Greece.
National Socialism (Nationalsozialismus), more commonly known as Nazism, is the ideology and practices associated with the Nazi Party – officially the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei or NSDAP) – in Nazi Germany, and of other far-right groups with similar aims.
Nestani (Νεστάνη, before 1927: Τσιπιανά Tsipiana) is a village and a community in the municipal unit Mantineia, Arcadia, Greece.
Nicolas Poussin (June 1594 – 19 November 1665) was the leading painter of the classical French Baroque style, although he spent most of his working life in Rome.
Nikitaras (Νικηταράς) was the nom de guerre of Nikitas Stamatelopoulos (Νικήτας Σταματελόπουλος) (c. 17841849), a Greek revolutionary in the Greek War of Independence.
Nikos Gatsos (Νίκος Γκάτσος; 8 December 1911 – 12 May 1992) was a Greek poet, translator and lyricist.
North Kynouria or Vóreia Kynouría (Βόρεια Κυνουρία) is a municipality in Arcadia, Greece.
Orchomenus or Orchomenos (Greek: Ὀρχομενός) was an ancient city of Arcadia, Greece, called by Thucydides (v. 61) the Arcadian Orchomenus (Ὀρχομενός ὁ Ἀρκαδικός), to distinguish it from the Boeotian town.
Oryx (Όρυξ), also Halus (Ἁλοῦς) was an ancient town in Arcadia, part of the district of Kleitor.
The Ottoman Empire (دولت عليه عثمانیه,, literally The Exalted Ottoman State; Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti), also historically known in Western Europe as the Turkish Empire"The Ottoman Empire-also known in Europe as the Turkish Empire" or simply Turkey, was a state that controlled much of Southeast Europe, Western Asia and North Africa between the 14th and early 20th centuries.
Paloumpa (Παλούμπα, also Palouba) is a town in Arcadia, southern Greece.
In ancient Greek religion and mythology, Pan (Πάν, Pan) is the god of the wild, shepherds and flocks, nature of mountain wilds, rustic music and impromptus, and companion of the nymphs.
Parnon or Parnonas (Πάρνων/Πάρνωνας) or Malevos (Μαλεβός) is a mountain range, or massif, on the east of the Laconian plain and the Evrotas valley.
Parori (Παρόρι), formerly Beskeni (Μπεσκένι, named after a local Ottoman-era agha) is a small village located about 27 kilometres north of Livadeia, the capital of Boeotia in Central Greece.
A pastoral lifestyle (see pastoralism) is that of shepherds herding livestock around open areas of land according to seasons and the changing availability of water and pasture.
Pelagos (Πέλαγος) is a village in the municipality of Tripoli, Arcadia, Greece.
The Peloponnese or Peloponnesus (Πελοπόννησος, Peloponnisos) is a peninsula and geographic region in southern Greece.
The Peloponnese region (Περιφέρεια Πελοποννήσου) is a region in southern Greece.
Sir Philip Sidney (30 November 1554 – 17 October 1586) was an English poet, courtier, scholar, and soldier, who is remembered as one of the most prominent figures of the Elizabethan age.
Philopoemen (Φιλοποίμην, Philopoimen; 253 BC, Megalopolis – 183 BC, Messene) was a skilled Greek general and statesman, who was Achaean strategos on eight occasions.
Polybius (Πολύβιος, Polýbios; – BC) was a Greek historian of the Hellenistic period noted for his work which covered the period of 264–146 BC in detail.
The Greek postal code system is administered by ELTA (Ελληνικά Ταχυδρομεία, Hellenic Post).
During the first administrative division of independent Greece in 1833–1836 and again from 1845 until their abolition with the Kallikratis reform in 2010, the prefectures (translit) were the country's main administrative unit.
The Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic (Πρωθυπουργός της Ελληνικής Δημοκρατίας, Pro̱thypourgós ti̱s Elli̱nikí̱s Di̱mokratías), colloquially referred to as the Prime Minister of Greece (Πρωθυπουργός της Ελλάδας, Pro̱thypourgós ti̱s Elládas), is the head of government of the Hellenic Republic and the leader of the Greek cabinet.
The Principality of Achaea or of the Morea was one of the three vassal states of the Latin Empire which replaced the Byzantine Empire after the capture of Constantinople during the Fourth Crusade.
The 74 regional units (περιφερειακές ενότητες, perifereiakés enóti̱tes, sing.) are administrative units of Greece.
The Republic of Venice (Repubblica di Venezia, later: Repubblica Veneta; Repùblica de Venèsia, later: Repùblica Vèneta), traditionally known as La Serenissima (Most Serene Republic of Venice) (Serenissima Repubblica di Venezia; Serenìsima Repùblica Vèneta), was a sovereign state and maritime republic in northeastern Italy, which existed for a millennium between the 8th century and the 18th century.
Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series about dead people who return to life.
Rhipe (Ρίπη) was an ancient city in Arcadia.
The so-called Richter magnitude scale – more accurately, Richter's magnitude scale, or just Richter magnitude – for measuring the strength ("size") of earthquakes refers to the original "magnitude scale" developed by Charles F. Richter and presented in his landmark 1935 paper, and later revised and renamed the Local magnitude scale, denoted as "ML" or "ML".
The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London.
Russian (rússkiy yazýk) is an East Slavic language, which is official in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, as well as being widely spoken throughout Eastern Europe, the Baltic states, the Caucasus and Central Asia.
San (Ϻ) was an archaic letter of the Greek alphabet.
"Schönes Mädchen aus Arcadia" is a song by Greek singer Demis Roussos.
Skiritida (Σκιρίτιδα, before 2001: Σκυρίτιδα - Skyritida) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
The Slavic languages (also called Slavonic languages) are the Indo-European languages spoken by the Slavic peoples.
South Kynouria (Νότια Κυνουρία - Notia Kynouria) is a municipality in the Arcadia regional unit, Peloponnese, Greece.
The Speaker, properly the President of the Hellenic Parliament (Πρόεδρος της Βουλής των Ελλήνων).
Stemnitsa (Στεμνίτσα) is a mountain village in the municipal unit of Trikolonoi, Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Strategos or Strategus, plural strategoi, (στρατηγός, pl.; Doric Greek: στραταγός, stratagos; meaning "army leader") is used in Greek to mean military general.
Stratia (Στρατίη) was an ancient city in Arcadia.
The swastika (as a character 卐 or 卍) is a geometrical figure and an ancient religious icon from the cultures of Eurasia, where it has been and remains a symbol of divinity and spirituality in Indian religions, Chinese religions, Mongolian and Siberian shamanisms.
The men's 58 kg competition in taekwondo at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney took place on 27 September at the State Sports Centre.
The Taygetus, Taugetus, Taygetos or Taÿgetus (Taygetos) is a mountain range in the Peloponnese peninsula in Southern Greece.
Tegea (Τεγέα) was a settlement in ancient Arcadia, and it is also a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
This is a list of dialing codes in Greece.
Teuthis (Τεῦθις or Τευθίς) is a city of the Arcadian antiquity.
The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia, also known simply as the Arcadia, is a long prose work by Sir Philip Sidney written towards the end of the 16th century.
Theodoros Diligiannis, also spelled Deligiannis, Delyannis, Delijannis and Deliyannis, (Θεόδωρος Δηλιγιάννης, 2 January 182013 June 1905), was a Greek statesman.
Theodoros Kolokotronis (Θεόδωρος Κολοκοτρώνης; 3 April 1770 – 4 February 1843) was a Greek general and the pre-eminent leader of the Greek War of Independence (1821–1829) against the Ottoman Empire.
Thoknia (Θωκνία) is a village in the municipality of Megalopoli, Arcadia, Greece.
Tourkolekas (Τουρκολέκας) is a settlement in the municipal unit of Falaisia, southwest Arcadia, Greece.
Trapezus (Τραπεζοῦς, Trapezounta) was an ancient city of Parrhasia, Arcadia.
Trikolonoi (Τρικόλωνοι) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Tripoli (طرابلس,; Berber: Oea, or Wy't) is the capital city and the largest city of Libya, with a population of about 1.1 million people in 2015.
Tripoli (Τρίπολη, Trípoli, formerly Τρίπολις, Trípolis; earlier Τριπολιτσά Tripolitsá) is a city in the central part of the Peloponnese, in Greece.
Tropaia (Τρόπαια) is a village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Tsakonia (Τσακωνιά) or the Tsakonian region (Τσακωνικός χώρος) refers to the small area in the eastern Peloponnese where the Tsakonian language is spoken.
Tsakonian (also Tsaconian, Tzakonian or Tsakonic; Tsakonian: τσακώνικα, α τσακώνικα γρούσσα; Greek: τσακώνικα) is a modern Hellenic language which is both highly divergent from other spoken varieties of Modern Greek and, from a philological standpoint, is also linguistically classified separately from them.
Tyre (صور, Ṣūr; Phoenician:, Ṣūr; צוֹר, Ṣōr; Tiberian Hebrew, Ṣōr; Akkadian:, Ṣurru; Greek: Τύρος, Týros; Sur; Tyrus, Տիր, Tir), sometimes romanized as Sour, is a district capital in the South Governorate of Lebanon.
Tyros (Τυρός) is a tourist and old naval town in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
An ultramarathon, also called ultra distance or ultra running, is any footrace longer than the traditional marathon length of.
Valtetsi (Βαλτέτσι) is a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Vasilis Papakonstantinou (Βασίλης Παπακωνσταντίνου) (born 21 June 1950) is a Greek singer known mostly for his work in Greek rock.
Vastas (Βάστας, also Βάστα Vasta) is a village in the municipality of Megalopoli, Arcadia, Greece.
Greek vehicle registration plates are composed of three letters and four digits per plate (e.g. ΑΑΑ-1000) printed in black on a white background.
Veligosti (Βελιγοστή, before 1918: Σαμαρά - Samara) is a settlement in the municipal unit of Falaisia, Arcadia, Greece.
Publius Vergilius Maro (traditional dates October 15, 70 BC – September 21, 19 BC), usually called Virgil or Vergil in English, was an ancient Roman poet of the Augustan period.
Vourvoura (Βούρβουρα) is a village in the municipal unit of Skiritida, Arcadia, Greece.
Vytina (Βυτίνα, Vytína) is a mountain village and a former municipality in Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
Yiannis Kouros (Γιάννης Κούρος; born February 13, 1956 in Tripoli, Greece) is a Greek ultramarathon runner based in Melbourne.
Zatouna (Ζάτουνα, Arabic: زَيْتُونة) is a mountain village and a community in the municipal unit of Dimitsana, western Arcadia, Peloponnese, Greece.
The 2007 Greek forest fires were a series of massive forest fires that broke out in several areas across Greece throughout the summer of 2007.