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Agoge
Where adolescent boys go to train.
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Agora
Market place.
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Andron
Male area of the house
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Attica
Where Athens is situated
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Chiton
Cloak
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Grammatistes
Primary school teacher
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Gynaikon
Female area of the house
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Helots
Slaves
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Hetairi
A high class prostitue
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Himation
Tunic worn by all people
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Hoplite
Foot soldier
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Kerameikos
Pottery quater of Athens
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Kitheristes
Music teacher
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krypteia
A state institution for young boys
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Kottabos
A game played in Symposiums
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Kyrios
Male head of the house
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Laconia
The region which Sparta is in
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Metics
Foreigners who had rights
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Oikos
The house
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Paidagogos
Slave teachers to young boys
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Paidonomos
Made to look over training, appointed by the Spartan council
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Paidotibes
PE teachers
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Perioci
Members on an autonomous group.
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Phalanx
Body of troops/ Formation of troops
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Rhetoric
Similar to philosophy, improves writing skills
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Skolia
Songs sung at a Symposium.
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Spartiatai
Citizen of Sparta
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Sophists
Paid teacher of philosophy andd rhetoric.
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Stylus
A sharp, pointed stick to write in wax tablets
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Symposium
An elaborate dinner party where you would find Hetairi
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Sysstion
Type of dinning club.
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Market place.

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Agora

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Male area of the house

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Where Athens is situated

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Cloak

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