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(Πεισίστρατος; Peisístratos).

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[1] Companion of Telemachus

Son of Nestor [1], ruler of Pylos, and of Eurydice. He accompanied Telemachus, who was of the same age, to Sparta (Hom. Od. 3,400-483; 15,44ff.; Paus. 4,1,4).

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[2] Son of Peisistratus [1]

Son of P. [1], grandson of Nestor [1]. He as the only one of the Nelids, does not go to Athens when they are d…

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Waldner, Katharina (Berlin) and Kinzl, Konrad (Peterborough), “Peisistratus”, 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 16 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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