Tharrhypas, king of Epirus

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Also Known As: "Tharyps", "Tharybas", "Tharymbas"
Birthplace: Epirus, Greece
Death: Died in Epirus, Greece
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Son of Admetos, king of Epirus and Phthia of Pharsalos
Father of Alcetas I, king of Epirus

Occupation: King of Epirus
Managed by: Deborah Carol Boyd
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About Tharrhypas, king of Epirus

TharrhypasFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Redirected from Tharypus) Jump to: navigation, search Tharrhypas[1] (Greek: Θαρύπας, 430 - 392 BC) was a king of the Molossians. He is mentioned by Thucydides[2] as a minor in 429 BC. He was the father of Alcetas, and is said to have been the first to introduce Hellenic civilization among his subjects[3].

[edit] References1.^ Alternative forms: Tharrypas, Tharyps, Tharrytas, Tharybas 2.^ History of the Peloponnesian War 2. 80) 3.^ Pausanias 1. 11 , Plutarch Pyrrhus Preceded by Admetus King of Epirus 430– 392 BC Succeeded by Alcetas I Retrieved from "" Categories: Rulers of Ancient Epirus | 5th-century BC Greek people | 5th-century BC rulersPersonal tools Log in / create accountNamespaces ArticleDiscussionVariantsViews ReadEditView historyActions Search

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