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Aristocrates
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[1] Legendary king of the Arcadian Orchomenus (2nd half 7th cent. BC)

Legendary king of the Arcadian Orchomenus (Apollod. FGrH 244 F 334; according to Paus. 4,17,2; 8,5,13 king of Trapezus) at the time of the Second Messenian War (2nd half of the 7th cent. BC); according to Diog. Laert. 1,94, he r…

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Meier, Mischa (Bielefeld) and Pressler, Frank (Heidelberg), “Aristocrates”, 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 19 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e135940>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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