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- Meleager of Macedon was the brother of Ptolemy Ceraunus and son of Ptolemy I Soter and Eurydice. Meleager ruled in 279 BC for two months until he was compelled by his Macedonian troops to resign his crown.
- Meleager was a Macedonian officer of distinction in the service of Alexander the Great.
- died in 0322 B.C. (2337 years ago)
There are other people with in their name, like Meleager Painter.
- "Meleager" is a book by Stanisław Wyspiański.
- also known as "Meleager, a tragedy"
- "Meleager" is a book by R. C. Trevelyan.
Meleager: In Greek mythology, Meleager was a hero venerated in his temenos at Calydon in Aetolia. He was already famed as the host of the Calydonian boar hunt in the epic tradition that was reworked by Homer.
- also known as 麦莱亚戈
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- Lycaena Meleager Elamita
- Lycaena Meleager Flacata
- Lycaena Meleager Ignorata
- Lycaena Meleager Argentata
- Subspecies Lycaena Meleager Argentata
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by Oskar Seyffert
MELANIPPIDES MELEAGER. MELETE MENANDER. HENELAUS MENTOR. 390 MERCENARIES -MERIONES. MEROBAUDES METOPES. METRAGYRTI. 387 that of Bias, both being ...
A Dictionary of Polite Literature; Or, Fabulous History of the Heathen Gods and Illustrious Heroes.. (1804)
MELEAGER. Son of (Eneus, king of A-Itolia, by Althtea. The first fruits of all things produced by the earth being sacred to Diana, it happened that (Eneus, in offering sacrifices to the Rural Deities, had forgotten that goddess, who was so highly ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1898)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ; New Maps and Many Original American Articles by Eminent Authors ; with New American Supplement
MELEAGER. See ANTHOLOGY, Vol. II, pp. r03, r04. MELEAGER, a mythological Greek hero; according to some accounts, a son of Gineus, king of Calydon and Althzea. and according to others, ...
A Classical Dictionary Containing an Account of the Principal Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors [and Intended to Elucidate All the Important Points Connected with the Geography, History, Biography, Mythology, and Fine Arts of the Greeks and Romans (1869)
Together with an Account of Coins, Weights, and Measures, with Tabular Values of the Same.] by Charles Anthon
MEL MELEAGER. ihe circumstance that Aratus, no mean judge of works of art, collected from every quarter the productions of Melanthius along with those of Pamphilus, and made a present of them to Ptolemy III., king of Egypt. (Plut., Vit. Aral.
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