- died 585 b.c., tyrant of Corinth.
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Historical Examples of periander
Periander knit his brows, and looked daggers at his courtiers.
For this cause it was that Periander took vengeance on those of Corcyra.The History Of Herodotus
Said Periander, "Hesiod might as well have kept his breath to cool his pottage."Familiar Quotations
The messenger returned to Periander, and related what had occurred.Darius the Great
Periander has gained new honors by this admirable piece of work.Aurelian