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(Ἀλκιβιάδης; Alkibiádēs).

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[1] Athenian (end of 6th cent. BC)

Athenian, who in 510 BC supported  Cleisthenes when he initiated the expulsion of the Peisistratids from Athens (Isoc. Or. 16,26). [1; cf. 2].


1 Traill, PAA, 121620.

2 Davies, 600,III u. V.

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[2] ‘the Elder’ Athenian, around …

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Meier, Mischa (Bielefeld), Lehmann, Gustav Adolf (Göttingen), Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough) and Welwei, Karl-Wilhelm (Bochum), “Alcibiades”, 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 28 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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