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ˈtæn ə grə, təˈnæg rətana·gra

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  1. Tanagranoun

    A city in southeastern Viotia prefecture Greece

  2. Tanagranoun

    Used to denote a style of terracotta statuary from 5th-3rd centuries BCE.


  1. Tanagra

    Tanagra is a town and a municipality north of Athens in Boeotia, Greece. The seat of the municipality is the town Schimatari. It is not far from Thebes, and it was noted in antiquity for the figurines named after it. The Tanagra figurines were a mass-produced, mold-cast and fired type of Greek terracotta figurines produced from the later fourth century BCE, primarily in Tanagra.

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  1. tanagra

    (now Grimadha, or Grimada). A celebrated town of Bœotia, on the left bank of the Asopus, 200 stadia from Platææ, in the district Tanagræa. Being near the frontiers of Attica, it was frequently exposed to the attacks of the Athenians; near it the Spartans defeated the Athenians, 457 B.C., but were defeated by them in 426, when Agis II. headed the Spartans, and Nicias the Athenians.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tanagra in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tanagra in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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