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Timosthenes
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(Τιμοσθένης/Timosthénēs).

[German version]

[1] Of Euboea, c. 300 BC

Son of Demophanes from Carystus [1] in Euboea. After his homeland had joined the anti-Macedonian alliance, he was actively involved in fighting in the Lamian War. In 306/5 BC he was honoured in Athens for his services (Syll.3 327). A commendation of his grandson as late as the year 229/28 recalls his commitment (Syll.3 496,23-24).

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[2] From Rhodes, naval comma…

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Beck, Hans (Cologne) and Gärtner, Hans Armin (Heidelberg), “Timosthenes”, 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 10 July 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1215030>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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