Tenedos


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Tenedos,

Turkey: see BozcaadaBozcaada
or Tenedos
, island, 15 sq mi (39 sq km), NW Turkey, in the Aegean Sea. Bozcaada produces wines, figs, and herbs. The strategically located island was a station of the Greek fleet during the Trojan War. Xerxes used it (5th cent. B.C.
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Tenedos

an island in the NE Aegean, near the entrance to the Dardanelles: in Greek legend the base of the Greek fleet during the siege of Troy
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Ecce autem gemini a Tenedo tranquilla per alta (horresco referens) immensis orbibus angues 205incumbunt pelago pariterque ad litora tendunt ; pectora quorum inter fluctus arrecta iubaeque sanguineae superant undas ; pars cetera pontum pone legit sinuatque immensa uolumine terga.
29 Guvenpark Metro Station: 0 8 Gama Yapi Kredi Bank 2 5 Chamber of 6 0 Architects Tenedos Cafe 18 12 Metro Station: 3 5 YKM Metro Station: 4 [?
Richmond 12 whales, Majestic 6, Benjamin Morgan 6, Paulina 10, Fortune 6, Hibernia 3, Hawaii 1; in Weather Bay--Reindeer 8, Rambler 8, Addison 8, Scotland 5, Massachusetts (of Nantucket) 7, Levi Starbuck 5, Benjamin Rush (no report), Euphrates (no report), Dromo 8, Tenedos 6, Hercules 4.
Otro de los lideres piratas que colaboraron con Eupator fue Isidoro, derrotado y apresado por Luculo tras un combate naval en las inmediaciones de Tenedos en el ano 71 a.
ya la falange de la griegas naves/de Tenedos venia, bajo el velo /del silencio amistoso de la luna .
This cruel curse was thrown at the author as a primary schoolboy during the 1960s by his Turkish schoolmistress on the island of Tenedos, then and now occupied by Turkey, but inhabited originally by Greeks.
Even the fact that the allegations were made by Turkey in an act of retaliation, after it had been condemned of violating the rights of the dwindling Greek populations on Imvros and Tenedos, does not make Pourgourides a traitor as his detractors implied.
32) En un ritual dionisiaco celebrado en Tenedos se sacrificaba un ternero vestido como un nino, mientras que en Potnias se ofrendaba anualmente a Dioniso una cabra en lugar de un adolescente.
whom Tenedos adores, And whose bright Presence gilds thy Chrysa's Shores.
The Ajax, named after the Greek hero at the legendary siege of Troy, accidentally burned and was lost on Valentine's Day, February 14, 1807 - curiously enough off the island of Tenedos off the Turkish coast opposite Troy.
The peculiar structure of the distal tegular apophysis is unique within the Australian zodariids but it occurs also in Tenedos O.