A mythical figure from Corinth who serves some authors (almost at the level of obsession) as an emblem of Greek influence on the Etruscans.

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  • Demaratus — (Greek: Δημάρατος) was a king of Sparta from 515 until 491 BC, of the Eurypontid line, successor to his father Ariston. As king, he is known chiefly for his opposition to the other, co ruling Spartan king, Cleomenes I. Contents 1 Biography 2… …   Wikipedia

  • DEMARATUS — Lacedaemoniorum dux, fil. Aristonis Regis ei successit, ex Proclidarum seu Eurypontidarum Familia Rex XV. quasi Spurius eiectus Cleomenis ex altera Familia Regis, qui Leotychidem ex eadem stirpe ei suffecit, fraudibus, cum exularet apud Persas,… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Demaratus — Demarātus, König von Sparta, aus der Linie der Prokliden, Sohn des Königs Ariston, regierte etwa seit 510 v. Chr., flüchtete, von seinem Mitkönig Kleomenes I. gestürzt, um 490 zum Perserkönig Darius …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Demaratus — ▪ king of Sparta flourished 5th century BC    king of Sparta, together with Cleomenes I, who frustrated Cleomenes designs on both Athens and Aegina. He was consequently dethroned by Cleomenes on a false charge of illegitimacy, upon which he fled… …   Universalium

  • Demaratus the Corinthian — was the father of Lucius Tarquinius Priscus, the fifth King of Rome and the grandfather (or great grandfather) of Lucius Tarquinius Superbus, the seventh and last king. Life He was a Corinthian nobleman of the House of Bacchis who fled charges of …   Wikipedia

  • Demaratus (hetairos) — For the Corinthian of the 7th century, see Demaratus of Corinth Demaratus was a Corinthian prominent amongst the pro Macedonians and connected by hospitality with the family of Philip of Macedon. It was through the mediation of Demaratus that… …   Wikipedia

  • Aruns (son of Demaratus) — For other people of that name, see Aruns. Aruns Tarquinius was the second son of Demaratus the Corinthian, who migrated to the Etruscan city of Tarquinii in the 7th century. He died before the birth of his son Egerius and within the lifetime of… …   Wikipedia

  • ДЕМАРАТ —    • Demarâtus,          Δημάρατος,        1. сын спартанского царя Аристона, противник второго царя Клеомена I, который в союзе с Леотихидом, воспользовавшись темными слухами о незаконности его происхождения, низверг его с престола. Д.,… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • Battle of Thermopylae — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Battle of Thermopylae partof=the Greco Persian Wars caption=The site of the battle today. date=August 480 BC cite journal|title=Herodotus and the Dating of the Battle of Thermopylae|journal=The Classical… …   Wikipedia

  • Egerius — was the father of Tarquinius Collatinus, who was the husband of Lucretia 2. [ [ Lucretia 2 genealogy] ] Egerius was the son of Aruns 2, son of Demaratus of Corinth whom married a woman from… …   Wikipedia

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