I asked him what reward the Helots had for bravery or virtue.
Helots, about three hundred thousand in number, who were slaves.
His allies caused him almost as much annoyance as his helots.
Then, calling his own Helots, he gave orders for his usual supper.
We must not imagine that all the helots had joined in the revolt.
The Helots were a regular constituent part of the Spartan armies.
He instanced the Helots of Sparta, and the provinces of Rome.
Are we not arraigned at the tribunal of civilization, by the helots of despotism?
They were to be soldiers only, and the Helots were to supply them with food.
The laborers of the present day do the work of the helots in Sparta.