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Eumenes
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(Εὐμένης; Euménēs).

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[1] Chancellor of Philippos II and Alexander the Gr.

* 362/1, Son of Hieronymus of Cardia, from 342 onwards chancellor for the Macedonian king Philip II and then for Alexander III, for whom he kept the ephemerides (Nep. Eumenes 1,4-6; Plut. Eumenes 1,4; Arr. Anab. 7,4,6; Ath. 1…

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Mehl, Andreas (Halle/Saale) and Ameling, Walter (Jena), “Eumenes”, 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 05 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e405100>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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