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[klee-ahr-kuh s] /kliˈɑr kəs/
died 401 b.c, Spartan general. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • But Cyrus, in despair and vexation at this turn of affairs, sent for Clearchus.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • Just then Clearchus returned, and wished to know what answer they had given.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • On hearing this they took the man to Clearchus and acquainted him with his statement.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • Clearchus, on his side, was much disturbed, and indeed alarmed at the news.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • The first of these, Clearchus, was a thorough soldier, and a true lover of fighting.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • It was inscribed with his own name and that of Proxenus, his friend, who was killed with Clearchus.

    Anabasis Xenophon
  • On hearing the man's message, they conducted him to Clearchus, and told him what he had said.

  • When Clearchus heard it he was greatly agitated and alarmed.

  • Clearchus of Soli calls the tomb of Alyattes "the tomb of the Hetæra."

  • Clearchus knew this; I fancy some others guessed it; I know I did for one.

    Callias Alfred John Church

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