Macedon

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Synonyms for Macedon

the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria

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The atmosphere of ancient Macedonia is laid out for us like like a delicate tapestry.
The lead article discusses the dramatic changes in scholarly emphasis of the last 30 years that have brought ancient Macedonia to the fore, in particular increased attention to the role played by Alexander the Great's father.
Moreover, it should be noted that the Republic of Macedonia does not seek to monopolise or claim exclusivity of the cultural heritage of ancient Macedonia, but rather wishes to share it.
Martis, in narrow geographical terms, ancient Macedonia occupied the lands of southern parts of present-day Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (without Skopje/Scupi) and northern Greece up to Mt.
The relentless conqueror's inspiring words have been taken to heart by writer director Oliver Stone in this bombastic biopic of the dashing warrior king of ancient Macedonia (356323 BC).
Further, the northwest and sections of the western region of the Republic of Macedonia, an area that is predominantly ethnic Albanian, themselves lie outside what is commonly considered the boundaries of ancient Macedonia.
The Grevena Project, Ancient Macedonia V, Fifth International Symposium 3:1747-55.
That hunch seemed to be confirmed when Athens announced last Wednesday that the tomb "used more marble than any other public building in ancient Macedonia.
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