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Thebaic is a related term of thebes.
(-) (rare, archaic)
Theban; Of or pertaining to Thebes, especially in the context of the scriptures.
*1957', Heinrich Boll, L. Vennewitz (tr.) - priests, monks, missionaries who, by way of this strange detour via Ireland, brought the spirit of ' Thebaic ascetisism to Europe
Of or pertaining to opium.
*1791', William Lewis, ''The Edinburgh New Dispensatory'' - '''''Thebaic extract, half a dram.
(archaic) An opium-based medication or tincture such as laudanum.
* The Oxford English Dictionary
(en proper noun
Any of two important cities in antiquity, either in Greece or Egypt.