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Ptolemy a.k.a. Alexander
In Response To: Philo and Herod ()

In "The Additions to the Book of Esther" it states that the work had been translated by Lysimachus son of Ptolemy in Jerusalem. The translated work was then taken to Egypt in the time of Cleopatra.

This is a possible link between Ptolemy the Steward of Herod the Great and Gaius Julius Alexander father of Lysimachus in Alexandria. That is, the father of Lysimachus was variously called Ptolemy in Israel and Alexander in Egypt.

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