Arcesilaus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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II - king of Cyrene, first half of 6th century B.C.
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inority of Battus son of Arcesilaus; but intoxicated by
III - king of Cyrene, second half of 6th century B.C.
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Pheretima. When Arcesilaus son of Battus, king of Cyren
- governor of Mesopotamia after the death of Alexander
of Pella the Babylonians, and Arcesilaus Mesopotamia. 24
- a soldier who killed Archagathus, the son of Agathocles of Syracuse
going to be killed by Arcesilaus, a former friend of
of Pitane - Academic philosopher, 3rd century B.C.
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The birth of the philosopher Arcesilaus.
Arcesilaus leaves Theophrastus and joins the Academics.
Arcesilaus becomes a pupil and close associate of Crantor.
the Academic philosopher; Arcesilaus succeeds him as head of the
Ariston of Chios, addressed to Arcesilaus, Cleanthes, and others.
Chrysippus is taught by Arcesilaus.
Arcesilaus rejects Baton because he has insulted Cleanthes.
falls ill, and is visited by Arcesilaus, who secretly leaves a gift
Sayings of Timon, criticising Arcesilaus.
Sayings of Arcesilaus, addressed to a pupil of Alexinus, Antagoras,
jest of Arcesilaus about the fleet of Antigonus, ridiculing Stoic
the character and beliefs of Arcesilaus, the founder of the Middle
The death of the philosopher Arcesilaus.
DIOGENES LAERTIUS, Life of Arcesilaus
Crates.  & DiogLaert_4'28 (Arcesilaus) & The father
DiogLaert_4'45 (Arcesilaus) & Arcesilaus, head of the
satisfied." [16.] But Arcesilaus, when giving a supper
used to be a pupil of Arcesilaus the philosopher; and
pupils in Zenon and Arcesilas, but Zenon, who was
supporter of the innovations of Arcesilas, to explain the nature and
darkness.  Accordingly Arcesilas said that there is
back of assent,' in which Arcesilas was more consistent, if the
man, in the opinion of Arcesilas, agreeing with Zenon, lies in
indeed as umpire. But that Arcesilas did not do battle with
adversary. Let us come to Arcesilas and Carneades."
were perhaps unequal to him. Arcesilas, who had been a pupil
able, after the manner of Arcesilas or Carneades, to dispute against
as Xenocrates, Crantor, Arcesilas, Lacydes, Aristotle, Theophrastus,
of Xenocrates, or Polemon, or Arcesilas? Or is that city to
inion. He was a great enemy of Arcesilaus. And once, seein
once said to him, that Arcesilaus did not do what he oug
But at last, when Arcesilaus and Lacydes, as Sotion recor
book, against the Method of Arcesilaus, addressed to
ilosopher died, and then Arcesilaus and Crates were in the
that he discussed this with Arcesilaus, and said the main part
had studied at Athens under Arcesilaus the Academic.
- a friend of Agis IV, king of Sparta
es, Damochares and Arcesilaus used to accompany Agis, for
of Megalopolis - victor in the stadion race at the Olympic games, 188 B.C.
Olympic victor in the stadion race: Arcesilaus of Megalopolis.
148th [188 B.C.] - Arcesilaus of Megalopolis, stadion race
- a sculptor of the 1st century B.C.
Arcesilaus makes models and statues for L.Lucullus.
- in documents
Silence, O young men ; Arcesilaus is leading Love hither
Aristoteles, Demetrius, Arcesilaus, Sostratus, and the
(c. 200) asagora daughter of Arkesilaos : 5 drachmas Thiodor
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