Open main menu
Agathocles of Syracuse 
Agathokles Musei Vaticani.jpg
Upload media
Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg  Wikipedia
Date of birth361 BC (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
Himera
Date of death289 BC (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
ancient Syracuse
Occupation
Position held
Sibling
  • Antander
Child
  • Archagathus of Libya
  • Theoxena of Egypt
  • Heracleides
  • Lanassa
Spouse
  • Theoxena of Syracuse
Authority control
Blue pencil.svg
Agatocles de Siracusa (es); Agathoklész (hu); Agatokles Sirakusakoa (eu); آقاتوکلس (azb); Agathokles von Syrakus (de); Agathocles of Syracuse (en-gb); آگاتوکلس (fa); Агатокъл (bg); Tyrant of Syracuse Agathocles (da); Agatokles Katliamı (tr); シュラクサイのアガトクレス (ja); Agathokles (sv); Агафокл (uk); Agathocles Syracusanus (la); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-hant); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-cn); Agathokles vo Syrakus (gsw); 아가토클레스 (ko); Агафокл (kk); Ἀγαθοκλῆς (grc); Agathoklés (cs); Agatocle (it); Agathocle de Syracuse (fr); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-hans); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-hk); Agàtocles de Siracusa (ca); Agathocles of Syracuse (en-ca); Agathocles van Syracuse (nl); Agatocli (scn); Agátocles de Siracusa (pt); Agatoklo (sh); Agatocle (ro); Агафокл (ru); Агатокле (sr); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-tw); അഗതോക്ലിസ് (ml); Agátocles de Siracusa (pt-br); 阿加托克利斯 (zh-sg); Agathokles (fi); Agatokles (pl); Agathokles (nb); Aqafokl (az); აგათოკლე (ka); 阿加托克利斯 (zh); Agatoklas (lt); Агафокл (tg); Agathocles of Syracuse (en); أغاثقلس (ar); Αγαθοκλής των Συρακουσών (el); Agafokl (uz) sovrano greco antico (it); tirano e rei de Siracusa (pt-br); tyran Syrakuz i król Sycylii (pl); militair (nl); Tyrann und König von Syrakus (de); szürakuszai türannosz (i. e. 317–289) (hu); tirano de Siracusa (es); syrákúský tyran (cs); roi de Syracuse (fr) Agatocle di Siracusa (it); アガソクレス (シラクサ) (ja); Ἀγαθοκλῆς (pt-br); Agathoclès de syracuse, Agathocles de Syracuse (fr); 阿加多克勒, 阿伽索克莱斯, 阿加索克利斯 (zh); Agathocles of Syracuse (ml); Agatokle (sh); Agathocles Katliamı (tr); აგაფოკლე (ka); Agátocles, Agatocles (es); Agátocles (pt); Tyrann Agathokles Syrakus, Agathocles, Ἀγαθοκλῆς, Tyrant of Syracuse Agathocles, King of Sicily Agathocles, tiranno di Siracusa Agathocles (en); أغاثوقليس, اغاثقلس (ar); Agathoklés ze Syrákús (cs); Agatoklis (lt)
English: Agathocles (361-289 BC), (Greek name Αγαθοκλής (Agathokles): derived from αγαθός (agathos) good and κλέος (kleos) glory), was tyrant of Syracuse (317-289 BC) and king of Sicily (304-289 BC). He must not be confounded with Agathocles of Bactria, Indo-Greek king of the 2d century BC.

Subcategories

This category has only the following subcategory.

Media in category "Agathocles of Syracuse"

The following 8 files are in this category, out of 8 total.