Thrasybulus

[thras-uh-byoo-luh s]
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Historical Examples of thrasybulus

  • They had commissioned, they said, Theramenes and Thrasybulus to save the shipwrecked men.

    Callias

    Alfred John Church

  • Thrasybulus, too, is trustworthy; but Theramenes—to put it plainly—is a scoundrel.

    Callias

    Alfred John Church

  • Thrasybulus fell in his eleventh month, and many other tyrannies have continued a very short time.

    Politics

    Aristotle

  • Sadyattes directed his efforts against Smyrna and Miletus, which at that time was governed by the tyrant Thrasybulus.

  • Thrasybulus learnt from Corinth that a herald of the king would come into the city to offer a truce.