Zeuxis (general)


Zeuxis (/ˈzjksɪs/; Ancient Greek: Zεῦξις Κυνάγου Μακεδών; Greek pronunciation: [zdêuksis]) was a general and official in the service of the Seleucid king Antiochus III the Great at the end of the 3rd century BC. He led the royal forces in Mesopotamia against the rebel Molon, served as the governor of cis-Tauric Asia Minor from 213 BC onwards, and was a general at the Battle of Magnesia. After that defeat he went to Rome to negotiate a peace.

Zeuxis
Native name
Zεῦξις Κυνάγου Μακεδών
BornUnknown
DiedUnknown
Battles/warsBattle of Magnesia