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(Λασθένης; Lasthénēs).

[German version]

[1] Cavalry commander of the Chalcidians, 4th cent. BC

L. of Olynthus, hípparchos (‘cavalry commander’) of the Chalcidians; in 348 BC L. with Euthycrates [1] betrayed his home town to Philip II (Dem. Or. 8,40; 9,66; 19,265; Diod. Sic. 16,53,2).

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[2] Cretan mercenary leader, 2nd cent. BC

Cretan mercenary leader, from 147 BC o…

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Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich), “Lasthenes”, 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 10 August 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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