Lysimachus

biographical name
Ly·​sim·​a·​chus | \ lī-ˈsi-mə-kəs How to pronounce Lysimachus (audio) \

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circa 355–circa 281 b.c. Macedonian general under Alexander the Great; king of Thrace (306)

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“Lysimachus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lysimachus. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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