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Soter

[soh-ter] /ˈsoʊ tər/
noun
1.
Saint, pope a.d. 166?–175?.

Ptolemy I

noun
1.
(surnamed Soter) 367?–280 b.c, ruler of Egypt 323–285: founder of Macedonian dynasty in Egypt.

Attalus I

[at-l-uh s] /ˈæt l əs/
noun
1.
(Soter) king of Pergamum 241–197 b.c.
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Ptolemy I

noun
1.
called Ptolemy Soter. ?367–283 bc, king of Egypt (323–285 bc), a general of Alexander the Great, who obtained Egypt on Alexander's death and founded the Ptolemaic dynasty: his capital Alexandria became the centre of Greek culture
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