Thebes may refer to one of the following places:

  • Thebes, Egypt, Thebes of the Hundred Gates, one-time capital of the New Kingdom of Egypt
  • Thebes, Greece, a city in Boeotia
    • Ancient Thebes (Boeotia), Thebes of the Seven Gates
  • Phthiotic Thebes or Thessalian Thebes, an ancient city at Nea Anchialos
  • Thebes at Mycale, until 403 BC subject to Miletus
  • Cilician Thebe, a mythological city in Cilicia, near the Troad
  • Tabas, the capital of Tabas County, an ancient city in central Iran
  • Thebes, Illinois, a village in the United States

Other articles related to "thebes":

Classical Athens - History - Corinthian War and The Second Athenian League (395–355 BC)
... imperialist policies, and Athens's former enemies, Thebes and Corinth, became her allies ... Argos, Thebes and Corinth, allied with Athens, fought against Sparta in the decisive Corinthian War of 395 BC–387 BC ... Finally Thebes defeated Sparta in 371 in the Battle of Leuctra ...
Ancient Thebes (Boeotia)
... Thebes ( /ˈθiːbz/, US dict thēbz′ Greek Θῆβαι, Thēbai, Modern Greek Θήβα, Thiva, ) is a city in Boeotia, central Greece ... Archaeological excavations in and around Thebes have revealed a Mycenaean settlement and clay tablets written in the Linear B script, indicating the importance ... Thebes was the largest city of the ancient region of Boeotia and was the leader of the Boeotian confederacy ...
Charles Jalabert
... canvas painting called "The Plague of Thebes" ... Thebes is ravaged by plague as a result of the corruption in the place and the murderer of Laius, the former king of the city ... his own father and marrying his mother, he comes to see, is what brought the curse to Thebes ...
Thebes, Illinois - Demographics
... There were 171 households out of which 42.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.1% were married couples living together, 17.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.0% were non-families. 21.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Ancient Egyptian Creation Myths - Cosmogonies - Thebes
... Amun is synonymous with the growth of Thebes as a major religious capital ... Thebes was thought of as the location of the emergence of the primeval mound at the beginning of time ...