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(Νεοκλῆς; Neoklȇs).

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[1] Father of the Athenian politician Themistocles

The politically inactive father of the Athenian politician and commander Themistocles (Plut. Themistocles 1; [1. 60-66; 69f.]; therefore Themistocles is called a ‘newcomer ’in Hdt. 7,143) ; aristocrat (Nep. Themistocles 1), a member of the Lycomidae family. N…

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Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough), Beck, Hans (Cologne) and Weißenberger, Michael (Greifswald), “Neocles”, 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 03 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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