league - unite to form a league
federalize, federate, federalise - unite on a federal basis or band together as a league; "The country was federated after the civil war"
confederate - form a confederation with; of nations
ally with - unite formally; of interest groups or countries
join, fall in, get together - become part of; become a member of a group or organization; "He joined the Communist Party as a young man"
consociate, associate - bring or come into association or action; "The churches consociated to fight their dissolution"
band together, confederate - form a group or unite; "The groups banded together"
reunify, reunite - unify again, as of a country; "Will Korea reunify?"
get hitched with, get married, hook up with, marry, wed, conjoin, espouse - take in marriage
pair, pair off, partner off, couple - form a pair or pairs; "The two old friends paired off"
club - unite with a common purpose; "The two men clubbed together"
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The Ancient Greeks were a group of independent city-states that often rivaled each other. Although the Greeks were fiercely independent they were united and in all sorts of ways, such as athletics, religion and fear of Persia. The Greeks all had a common love for athletics to honor Zeus and to display human perfection. Religion and worship were the same in every city-state. The Persians were the most powerful and feared culture, which caused the Greeks to come together to protect their land.
The athletics of Ancient Greece were a huge part in unifier the different city-states by bringing them together to compete against each other. The Olympics were considered the most important unifier. It brought them all together…show more content…
They were homes for statues of gods, which were cared for by priests. Religious ceremonies and festivals went on outside the temple. (“Barrow”) They would worship individually, and if a person wished to speak with any of the gods, they would go to one of the many shrines or temples and say a prayer of leave a gift. People may want to say something to a god about an illness or special occasion and hope for their blessings.
The ancient Greeks were terrified of the Persians and what they could do to their land so they came together and fought them. The Greeks living along the Aegean Sea did not like Persian rule. Persian dictators were trying to tax the city-states. War began because of this. The Persians lost this battle. (“Martin”) Greeks were incredible warriors. Athens had a highly capable navy. The Spartan army was terrifying and great land fighters. After the Persian wars they formed an organized alliance called the Delian League. The purpose of the Delian League was to put money into a shared treasury, to have on hand in case of war. It took money to make weapons and ships and to train men. The Greeks wanted to be ready to fund a war instantly. (“Martin”)
Despite what sometimes divided the Greeks, there were a number if things, which brought them, together- called unifiers. The