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Mardonius
(427 words)

(Μαρδόνιος/Mardónios < old Persian Marduniya).

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[1] Aristocratic Persian, son of Gobryas [3]

Aristocratic Persian, son of the Gobryas [3] who plotted with Darius [1] I against Gaumāta (Gaubaruva; Hdt. 6,43,1 et passim) and a sister of Darius (Hdt. 7,5,1), grandson of M. [3. DB IV 84], husband of the daughter of Darius, Artazostra (Hdt. 6,43,1; [2. PFa 5,1f., 1…

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Wiesehöfer, Josef (Kiel) and Groß-Albenhausen, Kirsten (Frankfurt/Main), “Mardonius”, 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 30 March 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e723220>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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