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/ ˈlɪs i əs /
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c450–c380 b.c., Athenian orator.
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How to use Lysias in a sentence
And had made himself master of the countries against Antiochus, and his general, Lysias.
But the king's letter contained these words King Antiochus to Lysias, his brother, greeting.
When these covenants were made, Lysias went to the king, and the Jews gave themselves to husbandry.
And the king sent Lysias, one of the blood royal, with a great army to go into the land of Juda and destroy it.
He was as well versed in Lysias and Xenophon as any of their contemporaries.Ormond, Volume II (of 3)|Charles Brockden Brown
British Dictionary definitions for Lysias
/ (ˈlɪsɪˌæs) /
?450–?380 bc, Athenian orator
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