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Zarzas

or ZARXAS (Ζάρζας, Ζάρξας), a Libyan, commander of a portion of the mercenary troops which revolted from the Carthaginians. The rebels being pressed by famine, Zarxas, amongst others, surrendered himself to Hamilcar, and was crucified. (Plb. 1.84, 85, 86.)

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    • Polybius, Histories, 1.84
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