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- Lachares (en), Lachares (de), Lacare (it), Lacharès (fr), Lácares de Atenas (es)Additional labels
- Lachares was one of the most influential leaders in Athens in the late 4th and early 3rd centuries B.C., after democracy had
been re-established by Demetrius Poliorcetes. He was afterwards secretly gained over by Cassander, who incited him to aim
at the acquisition of the tyranny, hoping to be able through his means to rule Athens.