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Definition: God of war. Athens had a temple to him. Surprisingly, it is not known whether Sparta had a temple to him. He was acquitted of murder, and the spot where the trial took place was then called the Aeropagus, which became a court and a gathering place for government officials.

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Mythography: Ares
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