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date: 30 November 2022

Archelaus(4)locked

, son of Herod (1) and Augustan ethnarch

Archelaus(4)locked

, son of Herod (1) and Augustan ethnarch
  • Tessa Rajak

Extract

Archelaus (4), following the will left by his father *Herod (1), was appointed by Augustus ethnarch of the southern part of Herod's kingdom—*Judaea, *Samaria, and *Idumaea. Archelaus married (scandalously) Glaphyra, daughter of *Archelaus (5) of Cappadocia, previously the wife of his own half-brother, as well as of King *Juba (2) of Mauretania.

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  • Jewish Studies

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