How many cities were named Alexandria in honor of Alexander the great?
i think 12 cities
Alexander wanted to expand his rule over the lands near him so he captured and claimed them. His people thought he was such a great leader that cities were named in his honor.
Alexandria (Greek: Ἀλεξάνδρεια) is named after Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia. Alexander conquered much of the ancient world, including Egypt. The city was named in his honor. In Arabic, the city became known as Al-Iskandariya ( الإسكندرية ), a phonetic way in Arabic of writing Alexandria.
The city of Alexandria, was built in honor of Alexander The Great, around 350 BC. it was built by one of Alexanders Generals who founded a dynasty, Plotomeo, the last ruler of such dynasty, was Cleopatra. ( 90-35 AC)
Alexander the Great. He would become one of the greatest conquerors of all time, in terms of the area he conquered and the total area of places named for him. One of the largest and most comprehensive libraries to ever exist was built in his honor at Alexandria. It was for this reason that Alexandria would be the center of scientific research for many centuries.
A characteristic of Alexander the Great, is that he has basically achieved arete. He has the distinctiveness of excellence, honor, and glory, the definition of arete. That's his main characteristic.
he honored his horse by naming a city after it called Bucephalia. Hope this helps!
What role does the infinitive play inAlexander the Great built a city to honor Bucephalus his favorite war horse?
In the sentence, "Alexander the Great built a city to honor Bucephalus, his favorite war horse," the infinitive is "to honor." The infinitive explains what action is taking place in the sentence.
The Philippians came from the city of Philippi. This city was named in honor of Philip, father of Alexander the Great.
Alexander Parker - Medal of Honor - was born in 1832-08.
Alexander Jardine - Medal of Honor - died on 1949-02-22.
Alexander Jardine - Medal of Honor - was born on 1873-03-19.
Alexander Parker - Medal of Honor - died on 1900-10-02.
Alexander Scott - Medal of Honor - was born on 1844-08-19.
Alexander Scott - Medal of Honor - died on 1923-05-27.
Alexander Mack - Medal of Honor - died on 1907-09-25.
Alexander Mack - Medal of Honor - was born on 1834-05-17.
The athletes completed less to achieve great wealth than (TO GAIN) honor (for both) themselves and their cities.
You can earn honor by attacking other cities. You are more likely to get honor on cities that has a higher leveled town hall than you. Or if you are attacking a city with a LOT of troops.
M. B. Alexander has written: 'Honor Oak Cricket Club 1965-1990' -- subject(s): Honor Oak Cricket Club 'Honor Oak Cricket Club' -- subject(s): History, Honor Oak Cricket Club
Thesmophoria was a festival held in Greek cities, in honor of the goddesses Demeter
A word that would describe "Honor" and "Courage" is, Great. EX: It was a great honor to win the award. EX: It took great courage to kill the snake.
Cities want to host the Super Bowl, because it brings in people. When people come they spend money, and the whole economy is boosted in that city. It is also a great honor to host the Super Bowl as millions of people watch this event.
As Alexander's empire expanded, the Greek culture spread and merged with other cultures. In the lands he conquered after the battles, he treated his enemies with respect and honor and taught them Greek culture and ideas.
he is 6' 1/2"
She is dating Alexander Noyes from the band Honor Society
We celebrate any feast day to honor particular saints for their great service to God and Christianity. When we honor the saints, we honor their Creator - God. Much the same as if we honor a great painting or sculpture or piece of music, we honor the person who created it.
What is the meaning of the saying honor and shame from no condition riseact well your partthere all the honor lies an essay on criticism by Alexander pope?
How did the imprisonment in internment camps destroy honor and create shame for some of the family members?
Catherine the Great
what honor did Dr. King receive in 1964 and why?
There all from Different cities in and around New York
Michael - 30 Andrew - 30 Jason - 31 Alexander - 23
Andrew Lee, Jason Rosen, Alexander Noyes, and Michael Bruno.
The address of the Lewis And Clark Honor Guard Of Great Fall Inc is: Po Box 125, Great Falls, MT 59403-0125
Cause they're veterans and have done a lot for the great nation of America.They have died,killed, and sweated blood for the good of our country. We should honor them. They risked their lives to keep our great freedom. HoNoR vEtErAnS!!!
They honor their 7 heroes because they are their heroes, the great protectors.
The name Catherine is celebrated as a Saint Day on the 25th of November by the Catholic Church in honor of St. Catherine of Alexandria
The city, Buecephala was built in honor of Alexander's horse, Bucephalus.
Alexandrite comes from the ural mountains of Russia and was named in honor of the Tsar Alexander II of Russia
Major General Alexander Vandergrift.
What the Giver meant was that even if you have power beyond imagination, you cannot have honor unless the people honor you. Even if you have great honor, you cannot have power.
"It is an honor for me." But most English speakers drop the "for me," which is implied. For example, you can say: "It is an honor to be here." "This award is a great honor." But keep the "for me" when there's a chance for confusion: "Your presence in my home is an honor for me." Or better yet, find another way to say it: "You honor me with your presence."
he was a great statesman and the first president of the USA. He was the first president of the US. Why wouldn't we honor him?
America should honor its veterans because they have helped in war to make this countery great
They were made as a sign of honor and remembrance. Most of the busts and sculptures were of men/women who did a great thing or were connected to a powerful family.
Catherin the Great built it
peter the great
It was a big privilege because the knights had an important role in both battlefield and society, a knight had much more rights than a commoner. As for honor, honor depends by single individuals, something that is honorable for a knight may not be honourable for another. Usually for a knight a great honor was to server a great King or Lord, participate in a great battle, get charged of important tasks or as you… Read More
Hi, I'm Alexandria I'll answer your question. Kevin teaches Max to be a part of the chivalrous world of knighthood where courage and honor abound
The word 'honor' is a noun (honor, honors) and a verb (honor, honors, honoring, honored). The noun 'honor' is a singular, common, abstract noun; a word for high respect; great privilege; mark, token, or gesture of respect or distinction; a word for a thing.
The name Honor means funny, sporty, sexy, irresistable, outgoing and great to be with! GO HONOR'S OF THE WORLD!!!