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- a city on the island of Euboea, Greece
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+ Chalcidian , Chalcidians , Chalcidic
The death of Aristotle, at Chalcis in Euboea.
Ptolemy captures Chalcis and Oropus, and forces the Athenians
dealings with Cassander, and is forced to go into exile at Chalcis.
Demetrius crosses to Greece and captures Chalcis.
The birth of the poet Euphorion of Chalcis.
Sayings of the philosopher Ctesibius of Chalcis.
The Aetolians are repulsed at Chalcis.
ries the daughter of Cleoptolemus in his winter quarters at Chalcis.
The Roman envoys arrive at Chalcis and bring about the break-up of
aining about C.Cassius, from Chalcis complaining about C.Lucretius,
BD_(2)48, a decree of Chalcis in response to a consignment of grain
Munatius defeats Neoptolemus at Chalcis.
Archelaus uses his fleet to loot coastal areas and sail to Chalcis.
of Teiresias, and now Chalcis greets in a chlamys her
led the expedition from Chalcis which founded the colony
Ctesibius also of Chalcis, a philosopher, was no bad play
blies." And Euphorion of Chalcis writes in this way:— "Las
word." And Euphorion the Chalcidian, in his Historical Mem
But Ctesibius of Chalcis, the friend of Menedemus, as
Axionicus, in his Chalcidian, says - & When first I wishe
Axionicus has stated in his Chalcidian. But the stateme
ese things, Lycophron of Chalcis, who wrote a satyric dram
]), having arrived at Chalcis, in Euboea, celebrated
Diophantus, and also Evius the Chalcidian. And from this
tesans," as Lycophron of Chalcis relates in his treatise
before-mentioned Chalcidians say that Ganymedes was carr
aries, says,- "Charon of Chalcis had a boy of great beauty
his Melampodia, calls Chalcis in Euboea "Land of fair
There, too, are sharp Chalcidic swords, and belts, &
taking Apollo and Artemis from Chalcis in Euboea to Delphi, came
the Academy, and Aristotle at Chalcis. But after the deat
his departure from Athens to Chalcis. 35. A claim suit
but left the city and went to Chalcis in Euboea. There
[532 B.C.] - Eryxias of Chalcis, stadion race Milon of
[332 B.C.] - Eurylas of Chalcis, stadion race [At this
ames. Dionysius of Chalcis names Romus as the founder of
[332 B.C.] Gryllus of Chalcis won the stadion race, and
slavery. Archelaus escaped to Chalcis in a small boat.
10 When Eretria, Chalcis and the whole of Euboea had gon
country's ingratitude, he withdrew to Chalcis . **
"About the same time the Chalcidians of the Thracian sea-b
nto an alliance with the Chalcidians, and together with
same name, Liternum, the Chalcidian colony of Cumae, Misenum,
also a colony of the Chalcidians, named Parthenope from the tomb
Oechalia; those now noteworthy are Chalcis ( opposite which on the
belonging to Boeotia, Chalcis, Delphi, Acarnania, Aetolia,
competed against Timagoras of Chalcis, being defeated by him,
ports of Peiraeus, Corinth, Chalcis, and Pella. He went
dined with a friend at Chalcis, and when I wondered at
ysias. 5. & ISAEUS was born in Chalcis. When he came to
painted by Ismenias the Chalcidian; in the same place sto
was pupil to Isaeus the Chalcidian, who lived in Athens
into money, and fled to Chalcis, where he lived in exile
Phormion attacked Chalcis, and carried off some booty,
gem against the inhabitants of Chalcis. 37 & When Iphicrat
manding in a war against Chalcis, he mixed the Macedonian
oney, in his war against Chalcis, he struck a coin of bras
advanced with the Chalcidians from Euboea against Leontin
bout six months with the Chalcidians, Theocles used the
sacked all the country of the Chalcidians and destroyed
peoples of Boeotia and Chalcis, quenched their arrogance
fell in the victory over the Chalcidians in 504 B.C. See
(c. 140-110) men in the Romaia at Chalkis
(304) os to the citizens of Chalkis after the death of Po
(278/7) oains : Antileon of Chalkis, son of Poliagros The
(270) oians: Amphikrates of Chalkis Athenians: Hieronymos
(256/5 or 254/3) ion ; Antigenes of Chalkis, the son of Bouleutes ;
(c. 207/6) s to the victors from Chalkis at these games, as
(178) eans: Apollophanes of Chalkis, the son of Dionysios
(263-236) sp; Antameneides of Chalkis the son of Diophantos &
(321-319) ath; but Antileon of Chalkis by the Euripos, the so
(294-288) ppointed, [to go to] Chalkis and allocate the tasks
(321/0) kion, Apollodoros of Chalkis the son of Apollodoros
(239-229) Autokles son of Ainesidemos from Chalkis, who is a friend of
(239-229) son of Autokles, from Chalkis, shall be proxenos and
Aetolia and Lycophron of Chalcis were appointed by Ptolema
Carystus by the strait of Chalcis; this region is called Hollow
[13e.3] Xenophilus of Chalcis lived for two years less
ily of this Lycophron lived in Chalcis. He was the son of
- a city in Coele Syria, near Mt. Libanus
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Syll_432, a decree of Delphi in honour of Nicodromus of Chalcis.
years of her reign from when she gained control of Chalcis in Syria.
ncamped near the city of Chalcis, which was situated on
Lysimachus the king of Chalcis in Syria, the Roman gener
cities of Heliopolis and Chalcis, and got over the mountai
us, who was the ruler of Chalcis, under Mount Libanus, too
who was then ruler of Chalcis, under Libanus, took his
in the government [of Chalcis], he prevailed with the
ts, I decided to send to Chalcis and Hierapolis and the
horis in the province of Chalcis and in Beth Zabdain, but
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