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Ptolemaeus [6] VIII Euergetes II
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Martina Savio and published on 01/11/2018.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Biography:

Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II was the son of Ptolemy V Epiphanes1 and Cleopatra I2, and he was the younger brother of Ptolemy VI Philometor3. The terminus post quem for his birth has been fixed…

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Savio, Martina, “Ptolemaeus [6] VIII Euergetes II”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_Ptolemaeus_6_VIII_Euergetes_II>
First published online: 2015



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