(Μυλλένας; Myllénas). Scribe of Alexander  the Great, was to lead lightly armed infantry along by-ways to the summit of the Aornus  (Curt. 8,11,5: Mullinus). The enterprise failed. He is probably the Macedonian M., son of Asander, who was accorded the proxenía with privileges in Eretria (IG XII 9, 197).
Cite this pageBadian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA), “Myllenas”, 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 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e814120>
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