Definition of Tanagra in English:

Tanagra

Line breaks: Tan|agra
Pronunciation: /ˈtanəgrə
 
/
An ancient Greek city in Boeotia, site of a battle in 457 bc during the Peloponnesian War. It has given its name to a type of terracotta figurine, often of a young woman, made there and elsewhere mainly in the 4th and 3rd centuries bc.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsembləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…