Lysimachus

Lysimachus

[lahy-sim-uh-kuhs]
noun
361?–281 b.c, Macedonian general: king of Thrace 306–281.
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Lysimachus (laɪˈsɪməkəs)
 
n
?360--281 bc, Macedonian general under Alexander the Great; king of Thrace (323--281); killed in battle by Seleucus I

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lysimachus

Macedonian general, satrap (provincial governor), and king who, as one of the diadochoi ("successors") to Alexander the Great, came to rule strategic parts of the divided Macedonian Empire

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