Sacred band

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Sacred Band (disambiguation))
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The term Sacred Band, also Sacred Company or Sacred Squadron (from Ancient Greek: Ἱερὸς Λόχος, Modern Greek: Ιερός Λόχος) can refer to one of the following military units:

In the ancient world:

In modern Greek history, the name has been used to denote several military units:

In fiction:

  • the Sacred Band of Stepsons is a mythical Sacred Band of ancient cavalry fighters that eventually unites with the survivors of the Sacred Band of Thebes in a seven-novel saga

See also[edit]