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Thagimasades
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(Θαγιμασάδης/Thagimasádēs, also Θαγιμασάδας/Thagimasádas). Presumed ancestor and protector of the 'Royal' Scythae (Scythae II.); they alone worshipped T. as a horse and water deity, which was identified with the Greek Poseidon (Hdt. 4,59).

Bibliography

S. S. Bessonova, Religioznye predstavlenija skifov, 1983, 50-53.

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Peter, Ulrike (Berlin), “Thagimasades”, 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 17 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1206160>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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