Polycrates - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- tyrant of Samos, 6th century B.C.
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who having lived with Polycrates the tyrant of Samos,
of Miletus, says that "Polycrates, the tyrant of Samos,
the time of Cyrus and Polycrates; but Sappho lived in
citadels; as, for instance, Polycrates the tyrant of
lso: Diodorus, 10.17'2]  & Polycrates. When Polycrates
- Ptolemaic governor of Cyprus, early 2nd century B.C.
Polycrates of Argos returns after several years as governor of Cyprus
- a friend of Plutarch
pher Chrysippus, my dear Polycrates, seems to have thought
- in documents
(223) chs in the year when Polykrates was archon - Philom
(197-185) son of Kleoboulidas . . . Polykrates son of Nikokra
(late 3rd century) Parion, the son of Polykrates, acting as secretary,
(266/5) of Otryne the son of Polykrates, on account of the
(197-175) year were Sodamidas, Polykrates and Xeneas: When
(164) s, Aristarchos son of . . . Polykrates son of Pol
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