Lysimachus
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Given Name LYSIMACHUS
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Λυσιμαχος (Ancient Greek)
Meaning & History
Latinized form of the Greek name Λυσιμαχος (Lysimachos), derived from λυσις (lysis) "a release, loosening" and μαχη (mache) "battle". This was the name of one of the generals under Alexander the Great. After Alexander's death Lysimachus took control of Thrace.
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VARIANT: Lysimachos