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Macarius
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(Μακάριος; Makários).

I. Greek

[German version]

[1] Spartiate, in 426/5 BC in the council of war of Eurylochus

Spartiate, in 426/5 BC he took part in the council of war of Eurylochus [2] in the campaign of the armed forces of Spartan allies against Naupactus and the Acarnanians and fell in battle at Olpae (Thuc. 3,100,2; 109,1).

Bibliography

J. Roisman, The General Demosthenes and his Use of Military Surprise, 1993, 27ff.

[German version]

[2] M. of Alexandria Monk, 4th cent. AD

According to the Historia monachorum …

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Welwei, Karl-Wilhelm (Bochum), Markschies, Christoph (Berlin) and Schindler, Alfred (Heidelberg), “Macarius”, 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 25 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_brill800600>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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