Ariarathes X of Cappadocia
Ariarathes X, named Eusebes Philadelphos (Ancient Greek: Ἀριαράθης Εὐσεϐής Φιλάδελφος, Ariaráthēs Eusebḗs Philádelphos: Pious, lover of his brother), was the king of Cappadocia from ca. 42 BC to 36 BC. He was of Persian and Greek ancestry. His father was King Ariobarzanes II of Cappadocia and his mother was Queen Athenais. He became king after his brother Ariobarzanes III Philoromaios was killed. His rule did not last long as Mark Antony of Rome removed and executed him, replacing him with Sisines, who became Archelaus of Cappadocia.
Ariobarzanes III Eusebes Philoromaios
|Ruler of Cappadocia
ca. 42 BC – 36 BC
- Hornblower, Simon; Antony Spawforth (1996). The Oxford Classical Dictionary. Oxford University Press.
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