Definitions for "Peloponnese"
the southern part of European Greece, south of the Gulf and the Isthmus of Corinth.
Semi-detctched island off the north of mainland Greece. The Peloponnese housed seven city-states including Sparta (Laconia), Argos (Argolis) and Messenia. Click here to go to map of Peloponnese.
the southern peninsula of Greece; dominated by Sparta until the 4th century BC