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(Ἀρραβαῖος; Arrhabaîos).

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[1] King of Lyncestis (2nd half 5th cent. AD)

Son of Bromerus and king of Lyncestis, who in 424-423 BC fought against  Brasidas and the Macedonian king Perdiccas II (Thuc. 4.79.2; 83; 124ff.). His independence was established in an agreement between Athens and Perdiccas (IG I3 1,89; date debated).


HM Vol. 2, 14-19, 129-136

Borza, 150-154.

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[2] From the royal hou…

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Zahrnt, Michael (Kiel) and Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), “Arrabaeus”, 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 05 March 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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