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Lysimachus

[lahy-sim-uh-kuh s] /laɪˈsɪm ə kəs/
noun
1.
361?–281 b.c, Macedonian general: king of Thrace 306–281.
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  • Aristides, the son of Lysimachus, is one of these, and there have been others.

    Theaetetus Plato
  • Aristeides, the son of Lysimachus, is one of them, and there are many others.

    Theaetetus Plato
  • Is this a slight matter about which you and Lysimachus are deliberating?

    Laches Plato
  • Make them tell you that, Lysimachus, and do not let them off.

    Laches Plato
  • Aristides, the son of Lysimachus, was of the tribe Antiochis, and township of Alopece.

  • In the case of Lysimachus, however, both these objects failed.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • She was a widow at the time of her marriage with Lysimachus, and had two sons.

    Pyrrhus Jacob Abbott
  • Arsinoe, whom Lysimachus married, was the daughter of Ptolemy and Berenice.

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  • She had her sons with her, who, as the children of Lysimachus, were heirs to the throne.

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  • I care not what becomes of me, but remember my honour, Lysimachus, my honour!

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Lysimachus

/laɪˈsɪməkəs/
noun
1.
?360–281 bc, Macedonian general under Alexander the Great; king of Thrace (323–281); killed in battle by Seleucus I
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