aegospotami - definitions and synonyms

aegospotami noun

  1. ( also written as Aegospotami )

    English Meaning: 

    : a creek emptying into the Hellespont in present-day Turkey; at its mouth in 405 BC the Spartan fleet under Lysander defeated the Athenians and ended the Peloponnesian War

    Synonyms:

    aegospotamos
  2. ( also written as Aegospotami )

    English Meaning: 

    : a river in ancient Thrace (now Turkey); in the mouth of this river the Spartan fleet under Lysander destroyed the Athenian fleet in the final battle of the Peloponnesian War (404 BC)

    Synonyms:

    aegospotamos