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(Τληπόλεμος/Tlēpólemos, Doric Τλαπόλεμος/Tlāpólemos).

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[1] Son of Heracles and Astyochia

Son of Heracles [1] and Astyochia. After the Heraclidae retreated from the Peloponnese, T. settled in Argos along with Licymnius [1] and killed him there in the midst of an argument (Diod. 4,58,5-8; in Tiryns: Pind. Ol. 7,20-38; unintentionall…

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Heinze, Theodor (Geneva), Badian, Ernst (Cambridge, MA) and Ameling, Walter (Jena), “Tlepolemus”, 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 May 2022 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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