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(Διοφάνης; Diophánēs).

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[1] Strategos of the Arsinoites 224-218 BC

Strategos of the Arsinoites 224-18 BC; most of the P. Enteuxeis texts date to his time in office. PP 1,247.


N. Lewis, Greeks in Ptolemaic Egypt, 1986, 56ff.

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[2] Greek rhetor from Mytilene, 2nd cent. BC

2nd-cent. BC Greek rhetor from Mytilene; exiled from his homeland for political reasons, he went to Rome and …

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Ameling, Walter (Jena), Weißenberger, Michael (Greifswald) and Degani, Enzo (Bologna), “Diophanes”, 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 07 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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