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Theoxenus
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(Θεόξενος; Theóxenos). Achaean from Leontium, father of Callicrates [11]. In 197 BC , as stratēgós of the Achaean League (Achaei) he defeated a Macedonian army at Alabanda in support of the Rhodeans (Liv. 33,18,5 f.). His corresponding votive gift in Delos is recorded there in the lists of inventories for the years 194-179 [1. 1356; 2. 1374].

Bibliography

1 M. Launey, Recherches sur les armées hellénistiques, vol. 2, 1987

2 J. Deininger, Der politische Widerstand gegen Rom in Griechenland, 1971.

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Günther, Linda-Marie (Munich), “Theoxenus”, 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 24 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1210110>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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