Agesilaus II
biographical name circa 444-360 B.C. king of Sparta (399-360)

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  • Agesilaus II — Agesilaus II, or Agesilaos II (Greek polytonic|Ἀγησίλαος) (444 BC ndash; 360 BC) was a king of Sparta, of the Eurypontid dynasty, ruling from approximately 400 BC to 360 BC, during most of which time he was, in Plutarch s words, as good as… …   Wikipedia

  • Agesilaus II. — Agesilāus II., König von Sparta, geb. um 442 v. Chr., 398 König, kämpfte seit 396 glücklich gegen die Perser in Kleinasien, siegte 394 bei Koronea über die verbündeten Athener, Korinther, Thebaner und Argiver, stellte nach dem Frieden des… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Agesilaus (II) — [ə jes΄i lā′əs] 442? 360? B.C.; king of Sparta during the decline of its supremacy in ancient Greece * * * …   Universalium

  • AGESILAUS II — AGESILAUS II. Lacedaemoniorum Rex, Archidami III. fil. post mortem Agidis fratris sui Rex constitutus, cum Artaxerxe Mnemone bellum gessit, Phrygiam diripuit, quasdam civitates cepit, Tislaphernis exercitum, qui ei belluum indixerat, ad Pactolum… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Agesilaus (II) — [ə jes΄i lā′əs] 442? 360? B.C.; king of Sparta during the decline of its supremacy in ancient Greece …   English World dictionary

  • Agesilaus (II) — [ə jes΄i lā′əs] 442? 360? B.C.; king of Sparta during the decline of its supremacy in ancient Greece …   English World dictionary

  • Agesilaus II — /euh jes euh lay euhs/ 444? c360 B.C., king of Sparta c400 c360. * * * born с 444 BC died 360, Cyrene, Cyrenaica King of Sparta (399–360) and commander of its army during most of the era of Spartan supremacy (404–371). A member of the Eurypontid… …   Universalium

  • Agesilaus II — A•ges•i•la•us II [[t]əˌdʒɛs əˈleɪ əs[/t]] n. anh big 444?–c360 b.c., king of Sparta c400–c360 …   From formal English to slang

  • Agesilaus II — /euh jes euh lay euhs/ 444? c360 B.C., king of Sparta c400 c360 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Agesilaus (disambiguation) — Agesilaus (Gr. polytonic|Ἀγησίλαος) can have a number of meanings: *Agesilaus I, 6th Agiad king of Sparta *Agesilaus II, 18th Eurypontid king of Sparta, brother of Agis II *Agesilaus, Spartan general, brother to Agis III, 20th Eurypontid king of… …   Wikipedia

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