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Eleusis (Ελευσίνα Elefsina, Ancient Greek: Ἐλευσίς Eleusis) is a town and municipality in West Attica, Greece. [1]

50 relations: Aeschylus, Alexandros Kontoulis, Ancient Greek, Archaeological Museum of Eleusis, Arizona State University, Aspropyrgos, Athens, Attica (region), Battle of Greece, Battle of Marathon, Callidice, Celeus, Crete, Demeter, Democratic Left (Greece), Demophon of Eleusis, Eleusinian Mysteries, European Capital of Culture, Football, Going Solo, Greece, Greek language, Greek mythology, Greek National Road 8, Hades, Ioannis Kalitzakis, Köppen climate classification, Magoula, Attica, Mandra, Metanira, Motorway 6 (Greece), Municipalities and communities of Greece, Nea Peramos, Orestis Laskos, Panelefsiniakos B.C., Panelefsiniakos F.C., Persephone, Regional units of Greece, Roald Dahl, Saronic Gulf, Stelios Kazantzidis, Syriza, Tatoi Palace, Theodoros Pangalos (general), Theodoros Pangalos (politician), Thriasian Plain, Vangelis Liapis, West Attica, World Meteorological Organization, Zeus.

Aeschylus

Aeschylus (Αἰσχύλος Aiskhulos;; c. 525/524 – c. 456/455 BC) was an ancient Greek tragedian.

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Alexandros Kontoulis

Alexandros Kontoulis (Αλέξανδρος Κοντούλης, 1858–1933) was a Greek Army officer who rose to the rank of Lieutenant General.

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Ancient Greek

The Ancient Greek language includes the forms of Greek used in ancient Greece and the ancient world from around the 9th century BC to the 6th century AD.

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Archaeological Museum of Eleusis

The Archeological Museum of Eleusis is a museum in Eleusis, Attica, Greece.

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Arizona State University

Arizona State University (commonly referred to as ASU or Arizona State) is a public metropolitan research university on five campuses across the Phoenix metropolitan area, and four regional learning centers throughout Arizona.

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Aspropyrgos

Aspropyrgos (Ασπρόπυργος) is a suburb of Athens, and a municipality in the West Attica regional unit, Attica, Greece.

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Athens

Athens (Αθήνα, Athína; Ἀθῆναι, Athênai) is the capital and largest city of Greece.

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Attica (region)

Attica Region (Περιφέρεια Αττικής, Periféria Attikís) is an administrative region of Greece, that encompasses the entire metropolitan area of Athens, the country's capital and largest city.

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Battle of Greece

The Battle of Greece (also known as Operation Marita, Unternehmen Marita) is the common name for the invasion of Allied Greece by Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany in April 1941 during World War II.

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Battle of Marathon

The Battle of Marathon (Greek: Μάχη τοῦ Μαραθῶνος, Machē tou Marathōnos) took place in 490 BC, during the first Persian invasion of Greece.

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Callidice

In Greek mythology, Callidice (Ancient Greek: Καλλιδίκη, Kallidikē) is a name attributed to several individuals.

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Celeus

Celeus or Keleus (Κελεός, Keleós) was the king of Eleusis in Greek mythology, husband of Metaneira and father of several daughters, who are called Callidice, Demo, Cleisidice and Callithoe in the Homeric Hymn to Demeter, and Diogeneia, Pammerope and Saesara by Pausanias.

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Crete

Crete (Κρήτη,; Ancient Greek: Κρήτη, Krḗtē) is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, the 88th largest island in the world and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, after Sicily, Sardinia, Cyprus, and Corsica.

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Demeter

In ancient Greek religion and mythology, Demeter (Attic: Δημήτηρ Dēmḗtēr,; Doric: Δαμάτηρ Dāmā́tēr) is the goddess of the grain, agriculture, harvest, growth, and nourishment, who presided over grains and the fertility of the earth.

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Democratic Left (Greece)

Democratic Left (DIMAR) is a social-democratic political party in Greece.

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Demophon of Eleusis

In Greek mythology, Demophon (Ancient Greek: Δημοφῶν or Δημοφόων) sometimes written in English as Demophoon, was a son of King Celeus and Queen Metanira.

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Eleusinian Mysteries

The Eleusinian Mysteries (Ἐλευσίνια Μυστήρια) were initiations held every year for the cult of Demeter and Persephone based at Eleusis in ancient Greece.

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European Capital of Culture

The European Capital of Culture is a city designated by the European Union (EU) for a period of one calendar year during which it organises a series of cultural events with a strong pan-European dimension.

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Football

Football is a family of team sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with a foot to score a goal.

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Going Solo

Going Solo is a book by Roald Dahl, first published by Jonathan Cape in London in 1986.

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Greece

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Greek language

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.

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Greek mythology

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.

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Greek National Road 8

Greek National Road 8 (Εθνική Οδός 8, abbreviated as EO8, common name: old Athens-Patras national road) is a single carriageway with at-grade intersections in the Attica, Peloponnese and West Greece regions.

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Hades

Hades (ᾍδης Háidēs) was the ancient Greek chthonic god of the underworld, which eventually took his name.

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Ioannis Kalitzakis

Ioannis "Giannis" Kalitzakis (Γιάννης Καλιτζάκης) (born 10 February 1966) is a retired Greek football defender.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Magoula, Attica

Magoula (Μαγούλα) is a town and former community (pop. 4,992 in 2011) of West Attica, Greece.

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Mandra

Mandra (Μάνδρα), is a town and former municipality in West Attica, Greece.

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Metanira

In Greek mythology, Metanira (Μετάνειρα Metáneira) or Meganira was a queen of Eleusis and wife of Celeus.

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Motorway 6 (Greece)

Motorway 6 (Αυτοκινητόδρομος 6) is a privately owned toll motorway in Greece, part of the Attiki Odos system.

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Municipalities and communities of Greece

The municipalities of Greece (δήμοι, dímoi) are the lowest level of government within the organizational structure of that country.

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Nea Peramos

Nea Peramos (Νέα Πέραμος), before the 1990s Megalo Pefko (Μεγάλο Πεύκο), is a suburb and a former municipality in West Attica, Greece.

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Orestis Laskos

Orestis Laskos (Ορέστης Λάσκος; 11 November 1907 – 17 October 1992) was a Greek film director, screenwriter and actor.

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Panelefsiniakos B.C.

Panelefsiniakos B.C. (Greek: Πανελευσινιακός K.A.E.) is a Greek professional basketball club that is located in Eleusis, Athens, Greece.

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Panelefsiniakos F.C.

Panelefsiniakos F.C. (Πανελευσινιακός Α.Ο.), the Panelefsiniakos Athletic Club, is a football club based in the city of Elefsina, Greece.

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Persephone

In Greek mythology, Persephone (Περσεφόνη), also called Kore ("the maiden"), is the daughter of Zeus and Demeter and is the queen of the underworld.

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Regional units of Greece

The 74 regional units (περιφερειακές ενότητες, perifereiakés enóti̱tes, sing.) are administrative units of Greece.

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Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl (13 September 1916 – 23 November 1990) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, screenwriter, and fighter pilot.

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Saronic Gulf

The Saronic Gulf (Greek: Σαρωνικός κόλπος, Saronikós kólpos) or Gulf of Aegina in Greece is formed between the peninsulas of Attica and Argolis and forms part of the Aegean Sea.

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Stelios Kazantzidis

Stylianos "Stelios" Kazantzidis (Greek: Στέλιος Καζαντζίδης) (29 August 1931 – 14 September 2001) was a prominent Greek singer.

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Syriza

The Coalition of the Radical Left (translit), mostly known by the syllabic abbreviation Syriza (sometimes stylised SY.RIZ.A.; ΣΥΡΙΖΑ; a pun on the Greek adverb σύρριζα, meaning "from the roots" or "radically"), is a political party in Greece, originally founded in 2004 as a coalition of left-wing and radical left parties.

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Tatoi Palace

Tatoi (Τατόι) was the summer palace and 10,000 acre estate of the former Greek Royal Family, and the birthplace of George II of the Hellenes.

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Theodoros Pangalos (general)

Lieutenant General Theodoros Pangalos (11 January 1878 – 26 February 1952) was a Greek soldier, politician and dictator.

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Theodoros Pangalos (politician)

Theodoros Pangalos (Θεόδωρος Πάγκαλος, born 17 August 1938) is a Greek politician, and leading member of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement.

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Thriasian Plain

The Thriasian Plain (translit) is a plain in western Attica, immediately to the west of Athens, in Greece.

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Vangelis Liapis

Vangelis Liapis (Βαγγέλης Λιάπης) was a Greek scholar and folklorist.

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West Attica

West Attica (Περιφερειακή ενότητα Δυτικής Αττικής) is one of the regional units of Greece.

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World Meteorological Organization

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories.

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Zeus

Zeus (Ζεύς, Zeús) is the sky and thunder god in ancient Greek religion, who rules as king of the gods of Mount Olympus.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eleusis

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