Recently Added Images 

- Art Gallery -

 

 

.

Hyperesia


(Ὑπερησία). The more ancient name of Aegira in Achaia. Pausanias (vii. 26) relates the story which accounts for the subsequent change of name.

Sources

Pausanias

---

Troops from the strong fortress Mycenae,- rich Corinth, 
well-built Cleonae, Orneae, lovely Araethyrea,                                    
Sicyon,  whose first king was Adrestos, 
with men from Hyperesia, lofty Gonoessa, 
Pellene, from Aegium, men from coastal regions
and wide Helice—of these men Agamemnon, 
son of Atreus, led one hundred ships. 
 Homer Ilias, II

Ancient Greece

Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire

Modern Greece

Science, Technology , Medicine , Warfare, , Biographies , Life , Cities/Places/Maps , Arts , Literature , Philosophy ,Olympics, Mythology , History , Images

Science, Technology, Arts, , Warfare , Literature, Biographies, Icons, History

Cities, Islands, Regions, Fauna/Flora ,Biographies , History , Warfare, Science/Technology, Literature, Music , Arts , Film/Actors , Sport , Fashion

Retrieved from "http://en.wikipedia.org/"
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Greece

World

Hellenica World

Index