spartan - Dictionary definition and meaning for word spartan
watched '300'? Those spartans were highly disciplined but Sparta as such led an austere life.
Remember the movie Troy . The movie showed Spartans who were always fighting and never had any comfort or luxury.
spartan - a person who is spare in material pursuits
Spartan=Spare trasient or divine spark=Ascetic(beleives in god the permanent)
spare bartan--lacking luxury and comfort
Neither Spa or Tan ( TAN service are popular in US}) so that means person is not involved in any kind of luxuary
i remained strict with myself, I SPARed getting a TAN