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(Ἀρκεσίλαος; Arkesílaos).

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[1] Arcesilaus I. King of Cyrene (beginning of 6th cent. BC)

Son and successor of  Battus I as king of  Cyrene. Ruled early in the 6th cent. BC for 16 years (Hdt. 4,159).

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[2] A. II. King of Cyren…

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Patzek, Barbara (Wiesbaden), Stanzel, Karl-Heinz (Tübingen), Bäbler, Balbina (Göttingen) and Neudecker, Richard (Rome), “Arcesilaus”, 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 17 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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