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(Λυσίμαχος; Lysímachos).

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[1] Athenian, 5th cent. BC

Athenian, son of Aristides [1], born around 480 BC, is a dialogue partner in Plato's Láchēs (178ff.), where he is represented as the prototype of the unsuccessful son of a celebrate…

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Stein-Hölkeskamp, Elke (Cologne), Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), Ameling, Walter (Jena), Damschen, Gregor (Halle/Saale), Nutton, Vivian (London) and Zimmermann, Bernhard (Freiburg), “Lysimachus”, 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 28 June 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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