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Archon (Ancient Greek: Ἄρχων; 4th century BC) was a Pellaean appointed satrap of Babylonia after the death of Alexander the Great (323 BC),[1] is probably the same as the son of Cleinias mentioned in the Indian expedition of Alexander.[2] As it is proved from an inscription in Delphi, Archon had taken part both in Isthmian and Pythian Games of c. 333-332 BC, where he won in horse-races.


  1. ^ Justin, Epitome of Pompeius Trogus, xiii. 4; Diodorus Siculus, Bibliotheca, xviii. 3.
  2. ^ Arrian, Indica, 18




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