Agesilaus I

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Agesilaus I (/əˌɛsəˈləs/; Greek: Ἀγησίλαος), son of Doryssus, was the sixth king of the Agiad line https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Agesilaus_I&action=edit#at Sparta, excluding Aristodemus.[1] According to Apollodorus of Athens, reigned forty-four years, and died in 886 BC. Pausanias makes his reign a short one, but contemporary with the legislation of Lycurgus.[2][3] He was succeeded by his son Archelaus. His grandson was Teleclus.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clough, Arthur Hugh (1867), "Agesilaus I", in Smith, William, Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology 1, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, p. 69 
  2. ^ Pausanias, Description of Greece iii. 2. § 3
  3. ^ Osbert Henry Fynes-Clinton, Fasti hellenici, Vol. I, 1834, p. 335
Preceded by
Doryssus
Agiad King of Sparta Succeeded by
Archelaus

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "article name needed". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.