- flourished c250 b.c., Egyptian high priest of Heliopolis: author of a history of Egypt.
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Menes (the first King of the first dynasty on Manetho's list) is at their head.Museum of Antiquity
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I have also made a refutation of Manetho and Cheremon, and of certain others of our enemies.Against Apion
The loss of his work is still more to be lamented than that of Manetho.A History of Art in Chalda & Assyria, v. 1
He also wrote a history of Egypt, to correct the errors of Manetho.
The list of Manetho describes him as not being the son of his predecessor.The History of Antiquity, Vol. III (of VI)