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Lysander

[lahy-san-der] /laɪˈsæn dər/
noun
1.
died 395 b.c, Spartan naval commander and statesman.
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Lysander

/laɪˈsændə/
noun
1.
died 395 bc, Spartan naval commander of the Peloponnesian War
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Word Origin and History for Lysander

masc. proper name, from Greek Lysandros, literally "releasing men," from comb. form of lyein "to release" (see lose) + -andros "man" (see anthropo-).

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