leonidas leonidas

Definition(s):

  • (n) king of Sparta and hero of the battle of Thermopylae where he was killed by the Persians (died in 480 BC)

Usage(s):

  • Leonidas has a website (www.

News

  1. NOPD says it IDs vehicle of interest in Friday Leonidas murder

    NOPD says it has identified a vehicle of interest in connection with a Friday Leonidas murder.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WDSU New Orleans

  2. Man shot, killed in Leonidas area Friday afternoon

    New Orleans police said a man was killed Friday afternoon in the Leonidas area.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WDSU New Orleans

Quotes

  1. "At the risk of sounding a little twee, if that's the word, I felt like (it was) my destiny to play Leonidas," says Butler. "I've played this kind of role, and yet I knew that I'd never had a chance to play it on this kind of platform."
    on Mar 7, 2007 By: Gerard Butler Source: Scripps News

  2. "Mass and Bueno, my friend (King) Leonidas has a couple of words for you guys that are appropriate right now," Atlantis commander Scott Altman said with mock seriousness.
    on May 15, 2009 By: Scott Altman Source: CNET News

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