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(Δωριεύς; Dorieús).

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[1] Spartan, son of Anaxandridas II

Spartan, Agiad, son of Anaxandridas II and his first wife, older brother of the kings Leonidas and Cleombrotus, younger half-brother of Cleomenes I, who was born before D., but to the second wife of Anaxandridas, whom he due to the initial infertility of his first wife had additionally married at the direction of the ephors and gerontes. After Cle…

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Welwei, Karl-Wilhelm (Bochum), Decker, Wolfgang (Cologne) and Degani, Enzo (Bologna), “Dorieus”, 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 27 February 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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