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(Φαρνάβαζος; Pharnábazos).

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[1] Persian, Satrap of Dascylium [2]/Phrygia

Persian, from 468 or 455 BC satrap of Dascylium [2] in Phrygia (Thuc. 2,67,1).

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[2] Grandson of Ph. [1], satrap of Dascylium [2]

Grandson of P. [1], satrap of Dascylium [2], died after 373 BC; in 413/12 BC he was an ally of Sparta and in 409 BC of Athens (he sheltered Alcibiades [3] in 404 und had hi…

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Plontke-Lüning, Annegret (Jena) and Schottky, Martin (Pretzfeld), “Pharnabazus”, 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 19 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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