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Antiochus I

ANTIOCHUS I

an-ti'-o-kus (Antiochos Soter, "savior"): born 323 B.C.; died 261, son of Seleucus Nicator. He fell in love with his stepmother, Stratonike, and became very ill. His father, when he discovered the cause of his son's illness, gave her to him in 293, and yielded to him the sovereignty over all the countries beyond the Euphrates, as well as the title of king. When Seleucus returned to Macedonia in 281, he was murdered by Ptolemeus Ceraunus. Antiochus thus became ruler of the whole Syrian kingdom. He waged war on Eumenes of Pergamum, but without success. For the victories of his elephant corps over the Gauls, who had settled in Asia Minor, he received the surname of Soter ("Deliverer"). It was in a battle with these inveterate foes of his country that he met his death (261 B.C.). See also SELEUCIDAE.

J. E. Harry

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490. Antiocheia -- Antioch, the name of two cities
... Word Origin from Antiochos (Antiochus, the name of a number of Syrian kings) Definition
Antioch, the name of two cities NASB Word Usage Antioch (18). Antioch. ...
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To the Præfect Antiochus.
... Letters of the Blessed Theodoret, XCV. To the Præfect Antiochus. You have ...
good deeds. Footnotes: [1808] Antiochus was Consul in 431. ...
/.../the ecclesiastical history of theodoret/xcv to the praefect antiochus.htm

Antiochus
... Chapter XX. Antiochus. Antiochus [2606] the bishop, wrote one long [2607]
volume Against avarice and he composed a homily, full of ...
/.../various/jerome and gennadius lives of illustrious men /chapter xx antiochus.htm

How, after the Death of Antiochus, Hyrcanus Made an Expedition ...
... CHAPTER 9. How, After The Death Of Antiochus, Hyrcanus Made An Expedition
Against Syria, And Made A League With The Romans. Concerning ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 9 how after the.htm

Concerning the Calamity that Befell Antiochus, King of Commagene. ...
... CHAPTER 7. Concerning The Calamity That Befell Antiochus, King Of Commagene.
As Also Concerning The Alans And What Great Mischiefs ...
/.../chapter 7 concerning the calamity.htm

How Simon Confederated Himself with Antiochus Pius, and Made War ...
... CHAPTER 7. How Simon Confederated Himself With Antiochus Pius, And Made War Against
Trypho, And A Little Afterward, Against Cendebeus, The General Of ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 7 how simon confederated.htm

How Antiochus, who was Called Dionysus, and after Him Aretas Made ...
... How Antiochus, Who Was Called Dionysus, And After Him Aretas Made Expeditions Into
Judea; As Also How Alexander Took Many Cities And Then Returned To Jerusalem ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 15 how antiochus who.htm

Letter cxlvi. To Antiochus.
... Letter CXLVI. To Antiochus. I cannot accuse you of carelessness and inattention,
because, when an opportunity of writing occurred, you said nothing. ...
/.../basil/basil letters and select works/letter cxlvi to antiochus.htm

Letter clxviii. To Antiochus.
... TOU AGIOU BAChILEIOU PERI TOU PNEUMATOCh BIBLION. Letter CLXVIII. To Antiochus.
I mourn for the Church that is deprived of the guidance of such a shepherd. ...
/.../basil/basil letters and select works/letter clxviii to antiochus.htm

Letter clviii. To Antiochus.
... BIBLION. Letter CLVIII. To Antiochus. My sins have prevented me from carrying
out the wish to meet you, which I have long entertained. ...
/.../basil/basil letters and select works/letter clviii to antiochus.htm

How Antiochus Made a League with Ptolemy and How Onias Provoked ...
... CHAPTER 4. How Antiochus Made A League With Ptolemy And How Onias Provoked Ptolemy
Euergetes To Anger; And How Joseph Brought All Things Right Again, And ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 4 how antiochus made.htm



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