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 Translation for 'Byzantium' from English to Russian
NOUN   Byzantium | -
SYNO Byzantine Empire | Byzantium | Eastern Roman Empire
ист.
Византия {ж}
Byzantium
ист.
Византий {м}
Byzantium
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Translation for 'Byzantium' from English to Russian

Byzantium
Византия {ж}ист.

Византий {м}ист.
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Usage Examples English
  • In Greek mythology, Ceroessa (Ancient Greek: Κερόεσσα "Keroessa" means "the horned") was a heroine of the foundational myth of Byzantium.
  • Following the death of Simeon I of Bulgaria, Byzantium no longer needed Croatia's military support and repealed its alliance.
  • Shwartz's "Heirs to Byzantium" trilogy – "Byzantium's Crown" (1987), "The Woman of Flowers" (1987) and "Queensblade" (1988) is an alternate history series.
  • After the death of Charles of Valois, Charles became increasingly interested in a French intervention in Byzantium, taking the cross in 1326.
  • The first recorded use of "byzantium" as a color name in English was in 1926.

  • Hasdai sent a letter to Empress Helena of Byzantium in which he pleaded for religious liberty for the Jews of Byzantium.
  • Byzantium was mainly a trading city due to its location at the Black Sea's only entrance. Byzantium later conquered Chalcedon, across the Bosphorus on the Asiatic side.
  • Moravcsik explored in depth the relationship between Byzantium and the Turkic peoples, broadly defined and so including Hungarians, and this was reflected in the two volumes of "Byzantinoturcica" and the 1953 "Bizánc és a Magyarság" (Byzantium and the Magyars).
  • Barrett is best known for her historical young adult novel, "Anna of Byzantium", a fictionalized retelling of the life of Princess Anna Comnena in medieval Byzantium.
  • The color byzantium is a dark tone of purple.

  • Byzantium could only lose and decline for so long before it destroyed her; by the late 14th century, the situation had become so severe that Byzantium surrendered her political independence.
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