megarean

Megara

[meg-er-uh]
noun
1.
a city in ancient Greece: the chief city of Megaris.
2.
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Creon whose children were slain by her husband, Hercules, in a fit of madness.

Megarian, Megarean [mjuh-gar-ee-uhn, me‐] , Megaric, adjective
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Megara (ˈmɛɡərə)
 
n
a town in E central Greece: an ancient trading city, founding many colonies in the 7th and 8th centuries bc. Pop: (municipality): 27 252 (2001)

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