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(Χαιρέας; Chairéas).

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[1] Strategos at Cyzicus, 410 BC

Son of Archestratus (Lycomide?) of Athens. In 411/10 BC co-strategos in Samos, sent to Athens on the  Paralus, but was able to return (Thuc. 8,74,1-3; 86,3). In 410 strategos at Cyzicus (Diod. Sic. 13,49,6; 50,7; 51,3). PA 15093.


Davies, 9238

Fraser/Matthews, GPN 2, 1994, 469, no. 3

A. W. Gomme et al., Historical Comment…

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Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough), Ameling, Walter (Jena), Meister, Klaus (Berlin) and Neudecker, Richard (Rome), “Chaereas”, 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 24 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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