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Achaeans


    Artist's impression of an Achaean town with an acropolis and other fine buildings
    Artist's impression of an Achaean town with an acropolis and other fine buildings
  1. The archaic name for the Greeks, found frequently in the writings of Homer.

  2. In classical Greece, the inhabitants of Achaea, the territory to the south of the Corinthian Gulf. See also early history of Greece.