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(Μεγακλῆς; Megaklês). A name that was increasingly common in the Athenian house of the Alcmaeonids in the 7th-5th cents. BC.

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[1] Árchon (632/1? B.C.) according to Plutarch

The first historical M. Plutarch (Solon 12,1) desig…

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Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough) and Höcker, Christoph (Kissing), “Megacles”, 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 26 October 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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