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Eudamus
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(Εὔδαμος; Eúdamos).

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[1] Macedonian general under Alexander the Gr.

Macedonian general (dux Thracium in Curt. 10,1,21), appointed in 323 BC by Alexander [4] the Great as military commander together with Taxiles (Arr. Anab. 6,27,2). He slew Porus and took 120 elephants west when he followed the call of Eumenes [1] together with other eastern satraps in 3…

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Karttunen, Klaus (Helsinki) and Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich), “Eudamus”, 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 15 August 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e404090>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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