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Leonidas
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(Λεωνίδας; Leōnídas). Cf. also Leonides.

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[1] Spartan king, 5th cent. BC

Spartan king, Agiad ( Agiads), son of Anaxandridas, around 490/89 BC he succeeded his stepbrother Cleomene…

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Welwei, Karl-Wilhelm (Bochum), Albiani, Maria Grazia (Bologna), Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich) and Höcker, Christoph (Kissing), “Leonidas”, 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 18 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e701190>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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