Definition of Sparta in English:

Sparta

proper noun

  • A city in the southern Peloponnese in Greece, capital of the department of Laconia; population 14,400 (est. 2009). It was a powerful city state in the 5th century bc, defeating its rival Athens in the Peloponnesian War to become the leading city of Greece.

Pronunciation:

Sparta

/ˈspɑːtə/