English translation: labrys, the double-headed axe of ancient Crete
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Greek (Ancient) to English translations [PRO] History / Archaeology
Greek (Ancient) term or phrase:labis
The situation is following -we have the competition about Crete here in Latvia, and there is a question what does the Greek word "labis" mean in Latvian (English). Versions are the following- cage, cave, fortress, double-edged axe, double-edged sword, treasury??? Please, help!!! The answer is needed within an hour!! hopeless situation.....
Thanks a lot!! If I win the competition I will go to Crete(that's the prize), I would like it very much but if they gonna ask such questions I am not sure if it happens... 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer