Definition of Battle of Pharsalus
1. Noun. Caesar defeated Pompey in 48 BC.
Generic synonyms: Pitched Battle
Geographical relationships: Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic
Lexicographical Neighbors of Battle Of Pharsalus
Literary usage of Battle of Pharsalus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Second Latin Book by Frank Justus Miller (1902)
"Тик battle of Pharsalus The two armies met in the decisive contest of the war at Pharsalus in ... battle of Pharsalus."
2. The Roman History of Appian of Alexandria by of Alexandria Appianus (1899)
"CHAPTER XI Speeches of the Commanders — Preparations for Battle — Battle of Pharsalus — Total defeat of the Pompeians — Flight of Pompey — Losses on both ..."