Greek word for city state
Polis
Unit of soilders who rode horses
Calvery
Most famous lyric poet (woman)
Sappho
People rule themselves
Democracy
Age marked by great achivements
Classical
Rich landowners
Aristocrats
People who had right to participate in government
Citizens
Leader that held power through force
Tyrant
Led government from 460b.c to 429b.c
Pericles
Body of stories about gods and heroes
Mythology
Godess of the moon
Artemis
God of war
Ares
Agreement to work together
Alliance
Group of warriors who stood in a square
Phalanx
Greek-like
Hellenistic
Clear and ordered thinking
Reason
Unbaised
Neutral
Greatest greek thinker (plato's student)
Aristotle
Student of Socrates
Plato
Beleived you should never stop looking for knowledge
Socrates