Lydia   - in ancient sources @

This is part of the index of names on the attalus website. The names occur either in lists of events (arranged by year, from the 4th to the 1st century B.C.) or in translations of sources. There are many other sources available in translation online - for a fuller but less precise search, Search Ancient Texts.
On each line there is a link to the page where the name can be found.

  Lydia   - a region in Asia Minor, to the east of Ionia
Wikipedia entry
  + Lydian , Lydians
318/7 Antigonus attacks Ephesus and Lydia.
240/39 Seleucus defeats Antiochus Hierax in Lydia.
228/7 battles, by Lake Colo'e in Lydia and near the temple of Aphrodite
133/12b Attalus III concerning Hieracome in Lydia and Hieracome in Caria.
88/46 Some Romans in Lydia escape by hiding on floating islands.
    Within translations:
[Tib]:PanMes_190   do but have it, neither Lydia's monarchy nor the renown
1Macc_8   country of India and Media and Lydia. These they took from
Aelian:Fr_67   the business among the Lydians of the cauldron and the
Aelian:NA_1.59   planted his Gardens in Lydia and prided himself on the
Aelian:NA_11.36   which Cyrus fought in Lydia,* keep camels together
Aelian:NA_12.9   maidens, daughters of Lydia, sport and lightly leap and
Aelian:NA_15.25   ants of Macedonia and of Lydia also feed their horses on
Aelian:NA_15.27   when transported from Lydia to Egypt and let loose in
AnthPal_6.234   gelded, the dancer from Lydian Tmolus whose shriek is hea
AnthPal_6.358   Hail, dainty frock, that Lydian Omphale doffed to go to
AnthPal_7.709   yles and Gyges. & & Kings of Lydia. [710] ERINNA & { H
AntipSid_7.232   ANTIPATER or ANYTE This Lydian land holds Amyntor, Philip
AntipThes_7.18   to two continents, if he be a Lydian or a Spartan. Minstr
Anyte_7.232   ANTIPATER OF SIDON This Lydian land holds Amyntor, Philip
Arrian:Fr_1   ; Caria to Cassander; Lydia to Menander; Phrygia on the
Arrian:Fr_9   Menander the governor of Lydia, he informed Antipater and
Arrian:Fr_10   nder the satrap of Lydia, when he learnt of the arrival
Asclepiad_9.63   is my name and I am of Lydian race, and Antimachus has
Athen_2.38   nectar near Olympus in Lydia, mixing wine and honeycombs
Athen_5.198   lones, and Bassarae, and Lydian women, with dishevelled
Athen_10.415   nthus, in his Account of Lydia, says that Cambles, who was
Athen_10.420   fair Rhodes, nor royal Lydia, & Have I ever eaten so sup
Athen_10.445   word, Antiphanes, in his Lydian, has said- & A Colchian
Athen_11.461   from Cylix, a native of Lydia, one of those who accompanied
Athen_11.462   arrived with Heracles from Lydia, while others were Athamanians
Athen_12.515   [11.]   The Lydians, too, went to such a
Athen_12.516   [12.]   And the Lydians were also the first people
Athen_12.517   And the Lydians, when going out to war,
Athen_12.526   ich they formed with the Lydians, they began to give way
Athen_12.540   flowers in opposition to the Lydian. And the Samian Laur
Athen_12.545   the sovereigns of the Lydians and of the Medes,- and
Athen_13.573   Gyges the king of the Lydians was very celebrated, not
Athen_13.598   mitten with love for the Lydian girl Lyde, trod the ground
Athen_14.624-627 *   no right either to be called Lydian. For there are three
Athen_14.634-638 *   words - & And let the Lydian flute, the magadis, & Bre
Athen_15.690   to include perfumes; since the Lydians were very notorious for their
ChronSynt_92   The kingdom of the Lydians: It lasted for 233 years, start
Demetr:Eloc_137   both his ears pierced like a Lydian'; and so it was" (An
DioscEpigr_7.178   & { G-P 38 } & I am a Lydian, yes a Lydian, but you,
ElegMaec_1.69   smooth with the mouth! Lydian Omphale beat you for leavi
Euseb]:Chron_5   ] and then the kings of the Lydians and Persians. [ p71
Euseb]:Chron_67   The kings of the Lydians Ardys the son of Alyattes, for
Euseb]:Chron_69   destroyed the empire of the Lydians. THE PERSIANS The
Euseb]:Chron_73   Lud was the ancestor of the Lydians. Arphaxad was the
Euseb]:Chron_225   was controlled by: The Lydians and Maeones - for 92 year
Euseb]:Chron_247   Lysimachus was ruling in Lydia opposite Thrace and Seleucu
Euseb]:Chron_251   won a battle in Lydia, but he was unable to capture Sar
Euseb]:Chron_253   twice in the country of Lydia and was defeated, and he
Festus:Brev_10   the same occasion, Lydia, ancient seat of kings, Caria,
FGrH_252.B   hen Croesus became king of the Lydians: ... years. From
Hieron:Chron_1693   in Ar.] Lysimachus ruled over Lydia, Thrace and the Helle
Joseph:AJ_12.147   sedition in Phrygia and Lydia, at which time he was in
Joseph:AJ_12.149   sedition is arisen in Lydia and Phrygia, I thought that
Joseph:AJ_14.275   Emmaus; and, besides these, Lydia and Thamna. [276] Nay
Julian:Mis_342   with Croesus the king of the Lydians. And all of you are
Just_1.7   onians, Croesus, king of Lydia, whose power and riches wer
Just_5.1   Tissaphernes, satrap of Lydia, and promised to defray all
Just_5.5   governor of Ionia and Lydia; who, by his assistance and
Just_13.4   assander, Caria; and Menander, Lydia. 16 The Lesser Phrygi
Just_38.7   the ancient opulence of Lydia and Ionia, which they were
Lucill_11.78   and straight, or musical notes Lydian and Phrygian. But
Malal_222   over the provinces of Lydia and Pamphylia, which been
Nepos_9.2   Pharnabazus, satrap of Ionia and Lydia, who was also son-in-law of
Nepos_14.2   by Ariobarzanes, governor of Lydia, Ionia and all Phrygia,
Nepos_14.8   Phrygians, five thousand Lydians, about three thousand
OGIS_4   (317)   satraps {(?) of Caria and Lydia}. He also gave to
OGIS_211   (c. 281)   ;Thyateira: a city of Lydia that was previously ca
Oros_2.6   At this time Croesus, a Lydian king famous for his wealth,
Oros_2.15   maintain intact the forces of Lydia against the victor. 8 For
Oros_2.16   of Ionia and of Lydia to succeed Tissaphernes, also
Oros_3.23   Cassander, Caria; and Menander, Lydia. 10 Leonnatus received Lesser
Plin:HN_3.50   Pelasgi, and these by the Lydians, who after a king of
Plin:HN_3.108   Archippe, founded by the Lydian commander Marsyas, has been
Plin:HN_5.110   {30.}   [110] Lydia, bathed by the ever-returning sinuosities
Plin:HN_5.119   rivers of Phrygia, Mysia and Lydia. At the mouth of the
Plin:HN_6.215   Mount Sipylus, Mount Tmolus, Lydia, Caria, Ionia, Tralles, Colophon,
Plin:HN_7.196   dyeing woollen stuffs by the Lydians at Sardis, the use of
Plin:HN_7.205   of ball-throwing by Gyges of Lydia; painting by the Egyptians, and
Plin:HN_33.126   it Heraclian stone and others Lydian. The pieces are of a
Plin:HN_33.160   but ochre from Scyros and Lydia for shadows. Lydian ochre used
Plin:HN_35.55   Candaules, the last King of Lydia of the Heraclid line, who
Plut:Demetr_46   in hopes of drawing Caria and Lydia over from Lysimachus.
Plut:Eum_8   attle upon the plains of Lydia, near Sardis, both because
Polyaen_1.26.1   oesus, the king of Lydia, intended to attack the islands,
Polyaen_1.34.2   captives arrived from Lydia and Phrygia, and redeemed
Polyaen_2.1.9   ion seemed professedly against Lydia, in reality his targe
Polyaen_5.17.1   rtook an expedition into Lydia, he left Heracleides in cha
Polyaen_6.49.1   he was picked up by the Lydians, who sent him to Alexande
Polyaen_6.50.1   When Croesus the Lydian was besieging Ephesus, the tower
Polyaen_7.6.4   een defeated and captured, the Lydians revolted again. Cyr
Polyaen_7.6.6   oesus, Cyrus observed that the Lydian depended greatly on
Polyaen_7.8.1   lest and stoutest of the Lydians, and armed them in the
PsCallisth_1.45   ich Croesus, king of the Lydians, set up." & And so saying
Syll_606   (190)   d in fighting the battle in Lydia by the river Phry
THI_99.M   (200-150)   e city of Hyrkanis in Lydia; at some point this cit
Timoth:Pers_86   have left Tmolus and the Lydian city of Sardis, to come
ValMax_2.4.4   manner of the Curetes and Lydians - from whom the Etrurians
ValMax_7.1.2   power of his kingdom of Lydia, went to enquire of Pythian

  ← Search for another name

This page Andrew Smith, 2021   :   Attalus' home page