Example sentences for: delian

How can you use “delian” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The alliance became known as the Delian League.

  • Athens was instrumental in bringing the disparate Aegean and mainland communities together, creating a “league of nations”, known as the Delian League.

  • The resources of the treasury of the Delian League were used — among other things — to build the Parthenon and other monuments that still adorn the Acropolis today.

  • As a result of the Persian Wars, the Greek cities of Anatolia were encouraged to join the Delian Confederacy, paying tribute to Athens in return for protection against the Persians.

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