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Anaxander

Not to be confused with Anaxandra.
King Anaxander of Sparta
Ανάξανδρος
Issue King Eurycratides of Sparta
Father King Eurycrates of Sparta[1]
Mother Consort of Eurycrates[2]

Anaxander or Anaxandros (Greek: Ανάξανδρος) was a King[3] of Sparta[4] (ruled c. 640-615 BC).[5]

He was from the Agiad dynasty, son of King Eurycrates[6] and father of King Eurycratides.

His grandson was King Leon of Sparta.[7][8]

Anaxander is mentioned by famous persons – Tyrtaeus (a poet) and Pausanias (geographer).[9]

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Preceded by
Eurycrates
King of Sparta
640–615 BC
Succeeded by
Eurycratides

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