Philip II of Macedon


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Noun1.Philip II of Macedon - king of ancient Macedonia and father of Alexander the Great (382-336 BC)
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At the same time, Greece also claimed that using Macedonia's name officially was an attempt to annex the ancient civilisation of Macedonia, which was a Greek Kingdom ruled by Philip II of Macedon and Alexander the Great.
Caption: Monument of Philip II of Macedon in Thessaloniki, Greece (Courtesy Tilemahos Efthimiadis)
Sparta learned this in the first third of the fourth century at the hands of Epaminondas' Thebans, and later, Philip II of Macedon.
PHILIP II OF MACEDON taught his son Alexander the Great, "An army of deer led by a lion is more to be feared than an army of lions led by a deer." The man on the cover of this month's issue, coach Mike Krzyzewski, is a lion.