Brill’s New Pauly

Get access
Search Results: | 13 of 90 |

Abdemon
(70 words)

[German version]

Phoenician from Tyre (Diod. Sic. 14,98) or Citium (Theopomp. FGrH 115 F 103), who murdered the Tyrian usurper of Salamis c. 415 BC (Isoc. Or. 9,26).  Evagoras, who fled to Soli under A., returned in 411 (Isoc. Or. 9,26-32; Diod. Sic. loc. cit.) and restored the Greek monarchy.

Bibliography

H. Berve, Die Tyrannis bei den Griechen, 1967, 341

F. G. Maier, Cyprus and Phoenicia, CAH 62, 312.

Cite this page
Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough), “Abdemon”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 16 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e100460>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



▲   Back to top   ▲