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- a country to the east of the Adriatic Sea, north of Greece
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+ Epirot , Epirotes , Epirots , Epiruses
Aeacides is expelled from Epirus.
acides, the king of Epirus; Alcetas becomes the next king of Epirus.
kills Aeacides, the king of Epirus; Alcetas becomes the next king
Pyrrhus is installed as king of Epirus.
Pyrrhus is forced to leave Epirus, and goes to join Demetrius.
of Berenice, and returns to Epirus, where he becomes joint king with
Pyrrhus kills Neoptolemus, and becomes sole king of Epirus.
Lysimachus invades Epirus, while Pyrrhus is out of the country.
The kingdom of Epirus under Pyrrhus, and Pyrrhus' achievements as kin
ighting between Alexander of Epirus and Mitylus the king of the Illyr
Alexander of Epirus invades Macedonia, but is defeated by Demetrius,
Alexander is driven out of Epirus, and goes into exile in Acarnania.
Aetolians and Alexander of Epirus agree to a partition of Acarnania
Antigonus forms an alliance with the Aetolian League (? and Epirus).
Stratagems of Alexander, king of Epirus.
marriage of Demetrius and Phthia, daughter of Alexander of Epirus.
Revolution in Epirus, after the deaths of Ptolemy and Olympias.
The Illyrians leave Phoenice and enter into alliance with Epirus.
tolian acts of aggression in Epirus, Acarnania, and the Peloponnese.
Anicius subdues Illyria and Epirus, and organizes their administratio
Paullus pillages Epirus, sacks seventy cities and carries off 150,000
Charops of Epirus appears before the senate, but fails to win their
The cruelty of Charops as ruler of Epirus.
Charops of Epirus dies at Brundisium after appearing before the Roman
Envoys from Epirus appear before the senate.
Olympic victor in the stadion race: Antipater of Epirus
The Thracians invade Epirus and plunder the temple at Dodona.
Caesar sets sail from Brundisium, and lands with his army in Epirus.
of Caesar's transport ships while they are returning from Epirus.
Macedonia itself, and Epirus as far as the Ceraunian
Thyamis in Thesprotia in Epirus, in a certain marsh in tha
love with a young man of Epirus, went away with him, but
ving assembled dogs from Epirus, and goats from Scyros,
tress of Pyrrhus king of Epirus, who was the third in desc
136 B.C.] - Antipater of Epirus, stadion race 162nd [132
by Pyrrhus the king of Epirus, the 23rd in line from Ach
ime, the Thessalians and Epirus had the same rulers as the
was obtained. The Epirotes, who once with Pyrrhus the kin
cedonia, Thessaly, Achaea, two Epiruses, Praevalis, and
(263-236) Sosandros of Epirus the son of Nikomachos
pelling Arrybas, king of Epirus, who was nearly related
nder, whom he had made king of Epirus. The day was remark
hat of Alexander king of Epirus in Italy, and that of Zopy
the Great, coming from Epirus to Macedonia, with Aeacide
leaders Pyrrhus, king of Epirus, united himself, as a frie
Nor was Pyrrhus of Epirus neglected by him, a king who wou
[18.1] Pyrrhus, king of Epirus, therefore, being solicite
time, Alexander, king of Epirus, coming into Italy with
ilo. Returning to Epirus, he immediately invaded Macedoni
ered to him with several Epirots, into his own country ,
aged, Alexander, king of Epirus, longing to avenge the dea
rness on the part of the Epirots than exertion on the part
Just_* 28.1-3 *
ghter of Pyrrhus king of Epirus, had lost her husband Alex
ter Demetrius Pyrrhus of Epirus was king, and after Pyrrhu
Pyrrhus the king or toparch of Epirus attacked the Romans.
Rome through the country of Epirus. When news of the
off from the village of Epirus with Agrippa, his general
their ally Pyrrhus of Epirus, in which after both suffe
thousand to be sent to him in Epirus. Thus he neither pai
cribed, no one went into Epirus without finding a supply
nue arose from his property in Epirus and at Rome. Hence
to Pyrrhus, the king of Epirus; it used to take pleasure
grow near the river Thyamis in Epirus.  & Athen_12.526
Expedition of Pyrrhus of Epirus against the Peloponnese
in his expedition into Epirus, though he was requested
the other to Alcimus the Epirot, a man of the greatest bra
his assistance, Pyrrhus from Epirus and Demetrius from
metrius laid waste Epirus, and Pyrrhus falling upon Pantau
vinus, it was Pyrrhus, not the Epirots, that beat the Roma
for you; for, when the Epirots know us both, they will
of Alexander, has left Epirus, and advanced into Macedon
Pyrrhus, king of Epirus, defeated the Lacedaemonians in
aeus. And when the Epirots sued for peace as suppliants,
Pyrrhus, king of Epirus, was invited by Aristeus the Arg
ored Pyrrhus the king of Epirus to his kingdom after he
shed Alexander would return to Epirus. Alexander determine
King Pyrrhos, the Epirotes and the Tarentines dedic
(c. 165) wn the league of the Epirotes around Phoinike, with
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