Ptolemaeus [6] VIII Euergetes II
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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Martina Savio and first published on 29/07/2014.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.


Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II was the son of Ptolemy V Epiphanes1 and Cleopatra I2 and the younger brother of Ptolemy VI Philometor3. The terminus post quem for his birth has been esta…

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Savio, Martina, “Ptolemaeus [6] VIII Euergetes II”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 March 2018 <>

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