Brill’s New Pauly

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[1] Spartan king, around 700 BC

Among the early Spartan kings, the Eurypontid T. (Eurypontids), son of Nicander [1] (Hdt. 8,131), is the only one securely identified in a contemporary source: Tyrtaeus (fr. 2 Gentili/Prato) names him a…

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Meier, Mischa (Bielefeld), Bäbler, Balbina (Göttingen), Meister, Klaus (Berlin), Beck, Hans (Cologne), Matthaios, Stephanos (Cologne) and Fornaro, Sotera (Sassari), “Theopompus”, 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 21 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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