Syphax - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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.
- king of the Massylii in Numidia, late 3rd century B.C.
→ Wikipedia entry
Syphax enters into an alliance with the Romans, and Hasdrubal is reca
Peace is agreed between Syphax and the Carthaginians.
Romans send an embassy to Syphax in Numidia, and to Ptolemy in
Scipio visits Syphax in an attempt to win his support.
Syphax defeats Masinissa and drives him out of his kingdom.
Hasdrubal persuades Syphax to repudiate his friendship with Scipio.
Scipio makes a successful night attack on the camp of Syphax.
arthaginians resolve to continue the war in conjunction with Syphax.
Syphax returns territory which had been captured by Masinissa to Cart
Laelius and Masinissa defeat and capture Syphax.
Laelius arrives at Rome with Syphax, and envoys from Masinissa.
an embassy to Carthage, Masinissa, and Vermina the son of Syphax.
conquered; to him, that Syphax was made prisoner; to him,
io, having engaged Syphax king of the Massylians in an all
← Search for another name
This page © Andrew Smith, 2016 :
Attalus' home page