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Parmenion

(pärmē`nēən), d. 330 B.C., Macedonian general. He served under Philip IIPhilip II,
382–336 B.C., king of Macedon (359–336 B.C.), son of Amyntas II. While a hostage in Thebes (367–364), he gained much knowledge of Greece and its people.
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. On Philip's death Parmenion was largely responsible for the adherence of the army in Asia to Alexander the GreatAlexander the Great
or Alexander III,
356–323 B.C., king of Macedon, conqueror of much of Asia. Youth and Kingship

The son of Philip II of Macedon and Olympias, he had Aristotle as his tutor and was given a classical education.
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. He and the young king were warm friends, and at Issus and Gaugamela in Asia Minor, Parmenion commanded the left wing while Alexander himself led the right. When Alexander was pushing eastward in Persia, he left Parmenion to govern Media (now in Iran). While the king was in Drangiana (330 B.C.), a treason plot was discovered that seemed to implicate Philotas, Parmenion's son. Despite his innocence in this affair, Parmenion was killed at Alexander's command.
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Especial agradecimiento a los habitantes del municipio de La Paz (Santander), por su valiosa colaboracion en los diferentes aspectos de este proyecto, a las autoridades civiles, eclesiasticas y militares del municipio y en especial al senor Parmenio Cuellar, por ofrecer sus conocimientos sobre las cavernas del municipio.
Mando ejecutar a Filotas, a Parmenio y a Calistenes, sobrino de Aristoteles, tras la conjura de los pajes del ano 327; ejecuto con sus propias manos a Clito, quien le habia salvado la vida en la batalla de Granico.
Were I Alexander," said Parmenio, "I would accept these offers made by Darius.
In a fit of drunkenness, instigated by an Athenian courtesan, Thais, he set fire to Persepolis, leaving it in ashes, and then put to death an innocent Parmenio, together with his son who was guilty of conspiracy, and finally murdered his elderly foster-brother, Clitus, in a drunken brawl, for praising Philip's accomplishments.
Finalmente, fue aprobado en quinto debate con ponencia del senador Parmenio Cuellar Bastidas del Polo Democratico Alternativo y la senadora Doris Clemancia Vega Quiroz, del Partido de Integracion Nacional.
Thus, the Delian League is really NATO; the Spitamenes campaign is the Little Bighorn; Parmenio is Patton; Philip II in Thebes is like Peter the Great in the West; and Athens and Sparta are like Germany and Britain before the First World War.
El caso mas emblematico fue el del Padre Minor Calvo (locutor de la emisora catolica Radio Maria), quien fue acusado de malversacion de fondos y senalado como sospechoso del asesinato del periodista Parmenio Medina (15).
Consecutivamente, Epaminondas nos dirige la mirada hasta la imagen de Parmenio y su familia: "Envuelto en su ruana [Epaminondas], solo al aire la mano que sujetaba las riendas, saco la carreta por el porton hacia la pendiente de la calle 10.
5-7), and Philip receives two other messages of good fortune: Parmenio has conquered the Illyrians and a horse of his wins at the Olympic Games (3.
Segun Parmenio Cardenas, este Codigo era sustancialmente el mismo de 1837, pero que en 1890 sufrio la ultima revision "[.