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  Dionysius   I - tyrant of Syracuse, 405-367 B.C.
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Aelian:Fr_107 the ones buzzing around Dionysius' table and the ones in
Aelian:NA_10.34 affair. And when Dionysius ** first left his citadel,
Athen_1.6 when he was dining with Dionysius, and saw a large mullet
Athen_1.7 himself; representing Dionysius as the Cyclops, and the
Athen_5.206 ghly the funeral pile made for Dionysius the tyrant of Sic
Athen_6.249 also, the flatterer of Dionysius, when he saw Dionysius
Athen_6.260 by his presents." And Dionysius the Sicilian used to
Athen_6.261 similar statement about Dionysius, in his twenty-first
Athen_12.535 Persian dress. And Dionysius, the tyrant of Sicily, adopte
Athen_12.541 ired." And he says that "Dionysius the elder afterwards
Athen_* 12.544-546 * place at a banquet by Dionysius, he endured it patientl
Athen_15.693 plain by the wicked action of Dionysius the tyrant of Sic
Demetr:Eloc_100 erbs). [100] & If Dionysius had expressed his meaning dir
Demetr:Eloc_292 addressing the tyrant Dionysius, we shall inveigh again
Demetr:Eloc_99 such menaces as that of Dionysius: 'their cicalas shall
Julian:Caes_332 to do that. Even Dionysius, I suppose, thought that he
Just_5.8 Persia, and the banishment of Dionysius, tyrant of Sicily
Just_22.1 ual to that of the elder Dionysius, rose to royal dignity
Just_23.1 ed, after the example of Dionysius, who had subdued many
Plut:Mor_175 ONYSIUS THE ELDER. Dionysius the Elder, when the public
Plut:Mor_176 which he had concealed, Dionysius sent for him and bade
Plut:Mor_190 many. LYSANDER. Dionysius the tyrant presented Lysander
Plut:Mor_833 use, when the tyranny of Dionysius the First was most famo
Plut:Mor_836 join to pull down the tyrant Dionysius. 4. & ISOCRATES
Polyaen_2.31.1 val battle as an ally of Dionysius, he noticed that during
Polyaen_5.2.1 himself master of Vessa. [2] Dionysius. The mercenaries
Polyaen_* 5.2.10-19 * tr.1.8.11] 10 Although Dionysius wished to capture Himer
Polyaen_5.2.2 lso: Diodorus, 14.78] Dionysius, son of Hermocrates,
Polyaen_* 5.2.20-22 * money. 20 When Dionysius captured a city, some of the
Polyaen_* 5.2.3-6 * on to his son. Dionysius always guarded against conspi
Polyaen_5.2.9 hundred thousand men, Dionysius, who had taken care to
Polyaen_5.3.2 to rival the glory of Dionysius, who after the battle
Polyaen_5.8.2 course to Syracuse, and joined Dionysius. [9] Hanno. Whe
Polyaen_5.9.1 passed by Sicily, Dionysius dispatched a considerable fle
Polyaen_5.10.5 nium, opposite the generals of Dionysius. They were betwee
Polyaen_6.11.1 Aristeides of Elea When Dionysius was besieging Caulonia,
Polyaen_6.16.1 nians were blocked up by Dionysius in a spot, where they
Polyaen_6.16.3 transport ships. Dionysius received intelligence of this

  Dionysius 2   II - tyrant of Syracuse, 367-344 B.C.
Wikipedia entry
Aelian:NA_5.10 ** and the Syracusans Dionysius, ** and other states
Arrian:Fr_14 Sicily from the second Dionysius, the son of the first,
Athen_3.98 cily, says that the same Dionysius gave an ox the name of
Athen_* 06.249-251 * His son also, the second Dionysius, had numerous flatterer
Athen_7.279 's. At all events, Dionysius the tyrant, in his letters
Athen_12.541 of the luxury of Dionysius the younger, who was also tyr
Athen_12.546 ure. At all events Dionysius, the tyrant of Sicily, in his
Demetr:Eloc_102 gory, as in the message 'Dionysius at Corinth' addressed
Demetr:Eloc_290 the reply of Plato to Dionysius who had broken a promis
DiogLaert_10.8 followers Flatterers of Dionysius, but Plato himself he
FGrH_255.1 ion was murdered by the tyrant Dionysius at Syracuse. In
FGrH_255.4 the second year Dionysius II, tyrant of Sicily, fell
Plut:Mor_176 YSIUS THE YOUNGER. Dionysius the Younger said that he main
Polyaen_5.2.7 lso: Diodorus, 14.49] Dionysius, who was in possession
Polyaen_5.2.8 16.11] The next day, Dionysius freed the Syracusan amb
Polyaen_5.46.1 sent on an embassy by Dionysius the tyrant, was accused

  Dionysius 3   "Chalcus" of Athens - a poet, 5th century B.C.
Wikipedia entry
Athen_13.602 same way as afterwards Dionysius the Athenian did, who

  Dionysius 4   - tyrant of Heracleia, 338-306 B.C.
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323/49 Demades, Dionysius, Phocion, Theocritus and others react to the news
321/6 Dionysius of Heracleia marries Amastris.
305/4 The prosperous reign of Dionysius of Heracleia, aided by his wife Ama
305/5 The gluttony of Dionysius.
305/6 The death of Dionysius, tyrant of Heracleia, who is succeeded by his
302/7 Lysimachus marries Amastris, the widow of Dionysius of Heracleia.
    Within translations:
Athen_12.549 tory of Heracleia, says "Dionysius the son of Clearchus,
Memn_* 2-4 * tyrant's sons, Timotheus and Dionysius. Satyrus exceeded
Memn_3 for his brother Dionysius like a father in every way,

  Dionysius 5   of Iasus - a boy who was carried to sea by a dolphin, 4th century B.C.
Athen_13.606 was a boy whose name was Dionysius, and he once, when leav

  Dionysius 6   - grandfather of the orator Hypereides
Plut:Mor_848 Glaucippus, and grandson of Dionysius, of the borough

  Dionysius 7   of Sinope - a writer of Middle Comedy, 4th century B.C.
Athen_11.497 my dear king. But Dionysius of Sinope, in his Female Savi
Athen_14.615 20'a ]: and Magnus said, Dionysius of Sinope, the comic
Athen_14.664 and tripe, perhaps. But Dionysius, in his Man shot at wit

  Dionysius 8   - a theatre director, 4th century B.C.
Plut:Mor_839 prize through the director Dionysius; he also gained two

  Dionysius 9   "Metathemenos" of Heracleia - Stoic philosopher, early 3rd century B.C.
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315/10 Dionysius Metathemenos as a pupil of Heracleides.
276/6 of Soli is a pupil of Zenon, or possibly of Dionysius of Heracleia.
261/25 Dionysius "Metathemenos" leaves Zenon and joins the Cyrenaean sect
261/26 to Amoebeus, Antigonus, Ariston, Cleanthes, Dionysius and others.
261/27 followers, including Cleanthes, Dionysius, Persaeus and Poseidonius.
247/7 The death of the philosopher Dionysius of Heracleia.
Diogenes- DIOGENES LAERTIUS, Life of Dionysius
    Within translations:
Athen_7.281 need we mention Dionysius of Heracleia? who openly disc
Athen_10.437 ther take her. But Dionysius, as Nicias of Nicaea tells
Athen_12.538 song, there were present Dionysius of Heracleia, and Hyper
DiogLaert_7.23 ike a woman ?" When Dionysius Metathemenos asked him
DiogLaert_7.37 dge the chief good; then Dionysius, who transferred this
DiogLaert_7.166 OF DIONYSIUS {1} Dionysius, the Deserter (Metathemenos),
DiogLaert_7.192 of Words, addressed to Dionysius; one entitled Discourse
DiogLaert_7.200 Contraries, addressed to Dionysius; a book of Probable Arg
Vit:Arat_* 1-4 * said to have been a student of Dionysius of Heracleia. He
Vit:Arat_2 Philetas; and also of Dionysius the philosopher, who

  Dionysius 10   - a Greek living at Elephantine in Egypt, early 3rd century B.C.
284/4 PEleph_2, the will of Dionysius and Callista.

  Dionysius 11   of Gaza - a money-lender in Egypt, early 3rd century B.C.
273/11 ecording a loan of 34 drachmae of silver from Dionysius to Isidorus.

  Dionysius 12   - sent as envoy to India by Ptolemy II
Wikipedia entry
246/25 Ptolemy sends Dionysius as ambassador to the court of the king of

  Dionysius 13   - the brother of Diocles; a Syrian, living at Corinth in the 3rd century B.C.
Plut:Arat_20 In the meantime Dionysius, their eldest brother, who

  Dionysius 14   of Lysimacheia - an envoy of Antiochus Hierax
Polyaen_4.17.1 iletaerus the Cretan and Dionysius of Lysimacheia, to ask

  Dionysius 15   - an Egyptian, who seduced Nicē, the daughter of Ctesicles
220/3 PEnteux_26, a petition from Ctesicles against Dionysius.

  Dionysius 16   - a secretary of Antiochus Epiphanes
Athen_5.195 sand slaves belonging to Dionysius the secretary and amanu

  Dionysius 17   Petosarapis - an Egyptian rebel, 2nd century B.C.
165/9 Dionysius Petosarapis rebels against Ptolemy, but is defeated.

  Dionysius 18   - an Egyptian strategus, 2nd century B.C.
161/10 petition to the strategus Dionysius from Ptolemy son of Glaucia

  Dionysius 19   - a philosopher, 2nd century B.C.
Apollod:Fr_53 leader of the school . . . to Dionysius . . . the quick

  Dionysius 20   - son of Asclepiades; prytanis at Athens in 106 B.C.
Joseph:AJ_14.149 taneia and priesthood of Dionysius, the son of Asclepiades

  Dionysius 21   - father of Dionysius, an Athenian politician
Joseph:AJ_14.150 people. Dionysius, the son of Dionysius, gave the sentenc

  Dionysius 22   - son of Dionysius; an Athenian politician, late 2nd century B.C.
Joseph:AJ_14.150 ote of the people. Dionysius, the son of Dionysius, gave

  Dionysius 23   of Magnesia - a rhetorician, 1st century B.C.
78/28 ens to the rhetoric of Menippus, Dionysius, Aeschylus, and Xenocles.
    Within translations:
Cic:Brut_316 that class. [316] Dionysius also of Magnesia, Aeschylus

  Dionysius 24   - strategus of the Heracleopolite nome, Egypt, 1st century B.C.
63/38 BGU_1754, instructions from Dionysius for a payment to Horus the haw

  Dionysius 25   of Tripoli - a local chieftain, put to death by Cn.Pompeius
Joseph:AJ_14.39 an, and not less so than Dionysius of Tripoli, who had bee

  Dionysius 26   of Halicarnassus - rhetorician and historian, 1st century B.C.
Wikipedia entry
Apollod:Fr_82 at this time. Apollodorus and Dionysius have related thei
DiogLaert_10.4 twenty-four volumes, and Dionysius of Halicarnassus, have
Euseb]:Chron_265 stly, I will quote Dionysius, who provides a brief descrip
Euseb]:Chron_267 osperity." And then Dionysius continues his narrative
Euseb]:Chron_281 eeks." That is what Dionysius says in the first book
Euseb]:Chron_291 were 675 years. Dionysius of Halicarnassus gives a brie
Euseb]:Chron_293 rules supreme. That is what Dionysius says. However,
Philoch_149 the people. But Dionysius says that this story is untru
Plut:Mor_836 bear his name, of which Dionysius and Caecilius affirm
Plut:Mor_838 of which, if we credit Dionysius, only twenty-five are

  Dionysius 27   - son of Tryphon; a grammarian, 1st century B.C.
Athen_6.255 trius; as we are told by Dionysius the son of Tryphon, in
Athen_14.641 on Proverbs. But Dionysius, the son of Tryphon, says -

  Dionysius 28   of Phaselis - a grammarian
Vit:Nicand_1 life of Nicander Dionysius of Phaselis, in his book &quo

  Dionysius 29   of Leuctra - a historian
Athen_13.609 as their prize, which Dionysius of Leuctra says are off

  Dionysius 30   of Chalcis - a historian
Euseb]:Chron_277 their own names. Dionysius of Chalcis names Romus as the

  Dionysius 31   Sameumys of Alexandria - victor in the stadion contest at the Olympic Games, 125 A.D.
Euseb]:Chron_217 race 226th [125 A.D.] - Dionysius Sameumys of Alexandria,

  Dionysius 32   of Seleuceia - victor in the wrestling contest at the Olympic games, 149 A.D.
Euseb]:Chron_217 abitants of Elis, in favour of Dionysius of Seleuceia. 233

  Dionysius 34   - Athenian archon, (?) 191 B.C.
191/_ Athenian archon: (?) Dionysius
    Within translations:
Syll_571 (c. 191/0)   the year of Dionysios as archon, on the twent

  Dionysius 35   - Athenian archon, 141 B.C.
141/_ Athenian archon: Dionysius

  Dionysius 36   - Athenian archon, 135 B.C.
135/_ Athenian archon: Dionysius

  Dionysius 37   - Athenian archon, 128 B.C.
128/_ Athenian archon: Dionysius

  Dionysius 38   - Athenian archon, 112 B.C.
112/_ Athenian archon: Dionysius
    Within translations:
Syll_705 (112)   [A]   [When] Dionysios [was archon, in the fir

  Dionysius 39   Periegetes - author of a Description of the World, of unknown date
Wikipedia entry
Poseidon_98 be divided into two cones, as Dionysius [Periegetes] says

  Dionysius 40   - a descendant of Nicolaus of Damascus, 7th century A.D.
NicDam_T2 about Nicolaus: "Dionysius, one of the distinguish

  Dionysius 41   - son of Cephalas; an Egyptian, late 2nd century B.C.
108/13a Pap_2.277, a petition to the strategus Asclepiades from Dionysius

  Dionysius 42   the Mede - a Seleucid general, 2nd century B.C.
Diod_33.28 opotamia there was Dionysius the Mede; in Coele Syria ther

  Dionysius 43   - head of the Epicurean school of philosophy, late 3rd century B.C.
DiogLaert_10.25 ucceeded Hermarchus, and Dionysius who succeeded him, and

  Dionysius 44   of Iasus - a boy befriended by a dolphin, 4th century B.C.
323/17 phin falls in love with a boy called Dionysius, near Iasus in Caria.

  Dionysius 45   - an Athenian treasurer, late 4th century B.C.
DionHal:Din_10 out." 13. Against Dionysius, the treasurer: "Probably,

  Dionysius 46   (Cassius Dionysius) - of Utica; a writer on agriculture
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Athen_14.648 And Democritus replied: Dionysius of Utica, in the sevent

  Dionysius   - in documents
AnthPal_12.67 { H 25 } & I see not lovely Dionysius. Has he been take
AnthPal_12.107 Ye Graces, if lovely Dionysius' choice be for me, lead
AnthPal_16.249 Glycera, the daughter of Dionysius, who set me up as an
AnthPal_5.142 the garland the rose of Dionysius, or is he the garland's
AnthPal_6.3 in deep forest, to you Dionysius offers this club yet
AnthPal_7.366 arpathian Sea ; and you, Dionysius, perished at sea in the
AnthPal_9.350 waters. Do not, Dionysius, send another time imperfect
CIL_1.688 of Aulus Lucius Furrius Dionysius, freedman of Lucius
Lucill_6.166 .166] & { F 1 } & Dionysius, the only one saved out of
Lucill_11.115 If you have an enemy, Dionysius, call not down on him
Lucill_11.205 when he came to supper, Dionysius, did not leave Aulus
Lucill_11.206 & So may you be able, Dionysius, to digest all these
Lucill_11.246 } & From what quarry, Dionysius, did you hew these timb
Lucill_11.247 F 97 } & Of a truth, Dionysius, we the seas & sail,
Lucill_11.90 F 20 } & Do you know, Dionysius, that little Marcus,
Meleager_12.81 For I have dared to look on Dionysius. But, fellow-slav
Nicarch_11.115 If you have an enemy, Dionysius, call not down on him
OGIS_106 (174-172)   etrios Areios son of Dionysios Amyntas son of Amyn
OGIS_130 (c. 143/2)   ias son of Ammonios Dionysios son of Apollonios P
OGIS_175 (104)   dros, god Philometor; Dionysios son of Demetrios
OGIS_184 (? 44)   Ptolemaios son of Dionysios, the kinsman and strate
OGIS_341 (181-149)   of .skiprasis, and Dionysios of Nikomedeia, the
OGIS_345 (95/4)   and Astoxenos son of Dionysios for the [sacred] ho
OGIS_36 (213)   Rhodes, the son of Dionysios, an ambassador; by
OGIS_369 (c. 115/4)   stos were dedicated by Dionysios of Athens, the son
OGIS_50 (c. 269-246)   the guild, to crown Dionysios son of Mousaios, pr
OGIS_59 (163)   Menandros Dorotheos Dionysios Sotadas Aphrodisios
OGIS_771 (196/5)   hiloxenos of Peiraieus, and Dionysios of Myrrinoute
OGIS_81 (221-205)   n Dionysios was archon of the B
PCairZen_59368 getable juice , spoke to Dionysios the agent of Zenodoros
PCairZen_59421 one. To Zenon greeting from Dionysios the corn-measurer
PLond_1934 Farewell. Year 28, Mesore ... Dionysios to Apollonios,
PSI_406 the activities of Drimylos and Dionysios . . . a slave gir
SEG_30.1119 (late 4th cent.)   , Attikos son of Piston and Dionysios son of Dek...
SEG_30.1892 (215/4 or 174/3)   os son of Bastikilas, Dionysios son of Apollodoros,
SEG_43.212 (c. 200)   a daughter of Dionysios : 5 drachmas Myrtō dau
SEG_48.1330 (c. 128-100)   who was mother of Dionysios, the poet of com
SEG_57.510 (140-130)   ikos son of Menneias, Dionysios son of Kratinos and
SEG_59.1406A (281)   doros Apelles son of Dionysios Metrobios and Pollic
SEG_59.804 (c. 300)   Dionysios sends his greetings to
SEG_59.834 (c. 300)   Dionysios sends his greetings to
SelPap_1.108 also lent 8 drachmae to Dionysius, president of Neme
SelPap_1.129 Tasois to the most honoured Dionysius greeting.
SelPap_1.13 Tryphon son of Dionysius son of Tryphon an
SelPap_1.15 the signs which your son Dionysius knows, for a perio
SelPap_1.151 you, and his mother, and Dionysius my fellow-worker,
SelPap_1.21 Tausiris, Hermogenes son of Dionysius and of Heracl
SelPap_1.32 daemon also called Dionysius son of Dionysius son of D
SelPap_1.45 stated above. I, Dionysius son of Sarapion, have wri
SelPap_1.52 ting through her husband Dionysius also called Plantas
SelPap_1.69 the Epigone, to Tryphon son of Dionysius greeting. I a
SelPap_1.77 Diogenes also called Dionysius son of Sarapion so
SelPap_1.84 ilaus son of Dius son of Dionysius also called Acusi
SelPap_2.212 sclepiades, Gaius Julius Dionysius, Tiberius Claudius
SelPap_2.240 24. Zoilus son of Dionysius, ex-gymnasiarch, said
SelPap_2.241 office Dius, gymnasiarch, and Dionysius also called
SelPap_2.259 22. Glycon son of Dionysius and Apollonius son of Gl
SelPap_2.260 uence of a petition, and Dionysius having come forward
SelPap_2.261 abinus and Maximus Dionysius having been called and ha
SelPap_2.263 orus and Nonna and Dionysius being present, Gennadius
SelPap_2.279 with my paternal uncles Dionysius and the elder Demet
SelPap_2.284 the petition. I, Dionysius, wrote for her, as she is
SelPap_2.294 Sarapammon also called Dionysius, and however he is
SelPap_2.295 five nominated (?) men, Dionysius, Hor, Amnion, Souch
SelPap_2.307 Apollonius also called Dionysius, ex-hypomnematogra
SelPap_2.310 iarch, of the quarter of Dionysius's District, actin
SelPap_2.322 ome, mixed with those of Dionysius son of Hippalus and
SelPap_2.344 relius Heras also called Dionysius, praepositus of the
SelPap_2.345 relius Heras also called Dionysius, praepositus of the
SelPap_2.373 ius Nemesion also called Dionysius, royal scribe, with
SelPap_2.380 anker, by Tryphon son of Dionysius for poll-tax in the
SelPap_2.407 2000 drachmae. To Dionysius also called Petronianu
SelPap_2.422 talus to Diogenes, Dionysius, and Apollonius, strateg
SelPap_2.430 the headman, the wife of Dionysius the village scribe,
Simonid_9.758 door on the right, and Dionysius that on the right as
Syll_322 erekles son of Prexianax Dionysios son of Anaximandros
Syll_348 (302)   igoneia, the sons of Dionysios, as proxenoi and be
Syll_399 (278/7)   guild in your city: Dionysios son of Nymphis, dir
Syll_410 (? 277-275)   75;s Athenaios son of Dionysios Anaxikrates son of
Syll_424 (256/5 or 254/3)   os of Athens, the son of Dionysios ; Menon of . .
Syll_442 (261-248)   on Aristomenes son of Dionysios Diotrephes son of H
Syll_466 (251/0)   the people, as proposed by Dionysios . . . : since
Syll_492 (c. 263)   of Sidon, the son of Dionysios Philitos of Athens,
Syll_524 (early 3rd cent.)   r, in the month of Dionysios, on behalf of his c
Syll_536 (211/0)   erion, as proposed by Dionysios of Elaious: since
Syll_559 (c. 207/6)   hagoras, Konon son of Dionysios and Lampetos son of
Syll_585 (197-175)   Melission: [230] Dionysios of Elea, the son of
Syll_599 (c. 196-192)   pos Lysimachos son of Dionysios and to the secre
Syll_608 (c. 178/7)   scribed by law: since Dionysios of Elea, the son of
Syll_629 (182)   Syracuse the son of Dionysios, [Theolytos] of Ai
Syll_636 (178)   Chalkis, the son of Dionysios Athenians: Hermagoras
Syll_657 (155/4)   son of Apollonios Dionysios of Hermos, the son of
Syll_661 (c. 165/4)   Hekale, the son of Dionysios, acting as secretary;
Syll_679 (190-140)   rsion . . . and Dionysios attained not only through
Syll_685 (112/1)   doros Minnion son of Dionysios the son of Minnion E
Syll_690 (c. 135)   Lyre-player :   Dionysios of Thebes, the son o
Syll_703 (c. 133-122)   nths were Kleon son of Dionysios and Xenokritos son
Syll_705 (112)   t deputies - namely, Dionysios, Andronikos, Philokr
Theodorid_6.224 icated you here. - Dionysius son of Protarchus dedicated
THI_108 (c. 228)   son of Hermophantos Dionysios son of Poseidonios Pa
THI_112 (c. 170)   ros and Menekles son of Dionysios, who were sent to
THI_121 (215/4)   cree and the envoys Dionysios son of Iason son of D
THI_125 (223)   Kaphisodoros son of Dionysios, Athanodoros son of H
THI_126 (230-210)   Phocis, 10 and with Dionysios of Chaironeia the son
THI_127 (c. 210)   : Agathokles son of Dionysios   {G}   Mis
THI_138 (early 2nd cent.)   of Ilion, the son of Dionysios, 100 drachmas becaus
THI_141 (late 3rd cent.)   e [people] to praise Dionysios son of Strouthion [f
THI_176 (155/4)   the month of Ilaios, Dionysios and Politas, sons of
THI_23 (late 2nd cent.)   them. Work of Dionysios son of Timarchides and Ti
THI_30 (197-159)   son of Iatrokles, Dionysios son of Herakleides,
THI_42 (273)   Hyperberetaios, when Dionysios son of Myonides was
THI_61.A (c. 188/7)   Boeotia, the son of Dionysios Citharists:   Th
THI_61.B (196-146)   ing] for men:   Dionysios of Magnesia on the M
THI_61.D (173-169)   arnassos, the son of Dionysios second:   Menek
THI_67 (c. 208)   Pergamon, the son of Dionysios ...emos of Bisanthe,
THI_80 (242)   thian games; and that Dionysios son of Epigenes sha
THI_98 (250-200)     on behalf of Dionysios son of Porphyros Prax

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