(Ἀβαντίδας; Abantídas). Son of Paseas and related through marriage to the family of Aratus  (tyrant of Sicyon 264-252 BC); having come to power due to the murder of the tyrant Cleinias, he was killed by Deinias and the otherwise unknown dialectician Aristoteles (Plut. Arat. 2,2; 3,4; Paus. 2,8,2) [1. 394].
1 H. Berve, Die Tyrannis bei den Griechen, 1967.
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Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich),
Brill’s New Pauly
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