Celtic composite name of uncertain origin [1. 167-171; 2. 165]. Galatian prince, in 180 BC ini- tially rejected by Eumenes II, but later the leader of two alae of Galatian cavalry on the side of Pergamum and Rome against Perseus. C. fell 171 BC in the battle by the Callinicus (Pol. 24,8; Liv. 42,57,7-9).
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Spickermann, Wolfgang (Bochum),
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 04 June 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e227970>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510