Are Minoans ancient Greeks?
The Minoans were ancient pre-Greeks.
The Minoans actually lived in ancient Greece, on an island called Crete. They were wiped out due to a volcanic eruption on a nearby island, which resulted in a huge tsunami that killed most of the Minoans. They were not considered Greek because they did not speak Greek. The first "true" Greeks were the Myceneans.
Ancient Greeks migrated from south of Russia in the fourth millennia. The first Greek civilizations were Cycladic, Minoans, and Mycenaean.
The Minoans, based on the Greek island of Crete, were the first Greeks.
The Minoans were not Greeks, but their civilization was the first to arise in the region that later became Greece.
What can you conclude from the fact that the Greeks adopted the culture of the Minoans whom they conquered?
The Greeks also absorbed the civilization of the Minoans
First came the hunter-gatherers and then the farmers. After farmers, the people on the island of Crete became civilized and thus the Minoans came to existence, becoming the first Ancient Greeks. So basically, the hunter gatherers and farmers who lived in Greece are the Ancient Greeks ancestors.
It is not known who the Minoans were defeated by or if they were defeated at all. No one really knows how the Minoan civilization ended. Some scientists do believe that the Greeks had defeated the Minoans though. -x- 1. The Minoans were the greeks.(?) 2. The Mycenaeans defeated them.
The Greeks and Minoans built their empires by adapting to life near the sea. Even with a lack of arable farmland, the Greeks and Minoans were able to feed the people through herding, trading, and farming native crops (olives, grapes, etc.) The Greeks also demonstrated great competence in altering the landscapes for their cities, temples, and monuments. The Minoans, it appears, ended up succumbing to their environment however upon the eruption of the volcano Thera… Read More
they learned writing
Ancient Minoans lived on the island of Crete in the Mediterranean Sea.
The seafaring was a thing Greeks did when they sailed their ships throughout the sea. They had much adventure in the weary sea and many bad memories. minoans lived on the island of crete
I don't know what you mean, but in ancient times by boat and a certain one that most Greeks used. Also there civilization ended suddenly ended when a great volcanic explosion on a near island caused many disasters that caused many civilizations to end, including the Minoans. Search up the Minoans end on Wikipedia for in depth research on there destruction.
In the 2nd Millennium BCE in Crete.
Were an ancient Greece civilization.
the Minoans engaged in boxing wrestling and bull leaping
Sistrum is one instrument the minoans used. It is made out of stone and/or wood. The Sistrum is the most famous instrument known by the minoans
why didn't Greeks raise traditional crops and animals
Notably the Persians, Minoans and the Egyptians.
the minoans come from the ancient city of crete where king minos was the king and they ate fried food
Yes, the Greeks were ancient.
no that's why there Ancient Greeks
The minoans and myceaneans
The Ancient Greeks The Ancient Greeks ancient geeks
Yes, ancient Greeks did.
Did ancient Greeks drw for there communtion
the ancient Greeks thought that the gods were punishing them for bad things they have done the ancient Greeks thought that the gods were punishing them for bad things they have done the ancient Greeks thought that the gods were punishing them for bad things they have done the ancient Greeks thought that the gods were punishing them for bad things they have done the ancient Greeks thought that the gods were punishing them for… Read More
the early Greeks were founded by the Minoans in Greece.
They had their own religion with their own gods.
These were the provinces of Darius I
No, the ancient Greeks did not speak English.
Ancient Greeks had the Olympics to honor Zeus.
A ancient Greeks used to chew Mastiche
They don't, the Minoans are the earliest Greek civilization of which we know.
The Ancient Greeks did for entertainment was...... For entertainment the ancient Greeks sang songs ,listened to music and did plays
the ancient Greeks had a democracy government
The Ancient Greeks went to worship at shrines
yes the Ancient Greeks invent maps
Yes. in fact, the Ancient Greeks invented pi.
The Ancestors of modern Greeks are the Ancient Greeks. Some Greeks however, have got mixed ancestory as with every country, but on the whole, according to DNA testing as recent as 2012, about 90% of modern Greeks have the same DNA as that of the Ancient Greeks and are therefore descendants of the Ancient Greeks.
Ancient Greeks were sailors. They traveled around the Mediterranean by ships called trieme. They had sails but were also rowed by men.
the ancient Greeks made buildings out of adobe just like the ancient Egyptians
Europeans rediscovered the ideas of the ancient Greeks after 1500.
Nothing. The ancient Greeks did not know Antarctica existed.
The ancient Greeks invented boxing.
The Ancient Greeks had a government called Democracy
Yes some ancient Greeks wrote on scrolls.
what kind of technology did ancient greeks use
What type of instruments did the ancient Greeks use