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(Νέων; Néōn).

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[1] Military official under Chirisophus

Lacedaemonian from the perioeci town of Asine [3], subordinate commander (ὑποστράτηγος/hypostrátēgos) of Chirisophus [1] in the campaign of the younger Cyrus [3] against Artaxerxes [2]. After Chirisiphorus' death, N. commanded the Lacedaemonian contingent. After Xenophon had…

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Schmitz, Winfried (Bielefeld), Engels, Johannes (Cologne), Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich), Ameling, Walter (Jena) and Daverio Rocchi, Giovanna (Milan), “Neon”, 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 02 July 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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