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The List of antediluvian kings (1)

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antediluvian age
3rd century BCE
1st century BCE
9th century CE
Byzantine Empire
Hellenistic Empires
Roman Empire
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Synkellos, Chronographia 18 (Alexander Polyhistor (FGrHist 273), Berossus, Babyloniaca F3):
1. Aloros, 10 saroi
2. Ala(s)paros, 3 saroi
3. Amelon, 13 saroi
4. Am(m)enon, 12 saroi
5. Amegalaros/ Metalaros, 18 saroi
6. Daonos, 10 saroi
7. Euedora(n)chos, 18 saroi
8. Amempsinos/ Amphis, 10 saroi
9. Otiartes, 8 saroi
10. Xisouthros, 18 saroi
In all ten kings, 120 saroi, 120 saroi ought to equal 430,000 years, if a saros is equal to 3600 years.

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Alexander Polyhistor (FGrHist 273)
Berossus, Babyloniaca F3
Synkellos, Chronographia 18


Adler and Tuffin 2002, 24Adler, W. and P. Tuffin. The Chronography of George Synkellos. A Byzantine Chronicle of Universal History from the Creation translated with introduction and notes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002.
Verbrugghe and Wickersham 2000, 49Verbrugghe, Gerald P. and John M. Wickersham. Berossos and Manetho. Introduced and Translated. Native Traditions in Ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press 2000.

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