Aristarchos of Elis (412)
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This entry was prepared by Greg Anderson and published on 1 April 2008.

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BNJ 412 F 1


Pausanias , 5.20.4

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2nd century AD

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asylum, right of - Library of Congress

military history, ancient - Library of Congress

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Pausanias , 5.20.4

λόγον δέ, ὃν ᾽Αρίσταρχος ἔλεγεν ὁ τῶν ᾽Ολυμπίασιν ἐξηγητής, οὐ με εἰκὸς ἧν παριδεῖν, ὃς ἐπὶ τῆς ἡλικίας ἕφη τῆς ἑαυτοῦ τὸν ὄροφον τοῦ ῾Ηραίου πεπονηκότα, ἐπανορθουμένων ᾽Ηλείων, ὁπλίτου νεκρὸν τραύματα ἔχοντα μεταξὺ ἀμφοτέρων εὑρεθῆναι, τῆς τε ἐς εὐπρέπειαν στέγη…

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Anderson, Greg, “Aristarchos of Elis (412)”, in: Brill’s New Jacoby, Geneeral Editor: Ian Worthington (University of Missouri). Consulted online on 17 January 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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