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(Λυκόφρων; Lykóphrōn).

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[1] Younger son of Periander of Corinth

The younger son of Periander of Corinth and Melissa, daughter of Procles of Epidaurus. In the war between Periander and his father-in-law, L. is sent to Cercyra and murdered there by the Cercyraeans, who pr…

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Patzek, Barbara (Wiesbaden), Cobet, Justus (Essen), Zimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg) and Narcy, Michel (Paris), “Lycophron”, 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 03 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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