Orestes of Macedon

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Orestes
King of Macedon
Reign 399–396 BC
Predecessor Crateuas (Craterus)
Successor
Wife unknown
Royal house (Ancient) Macedon
Dynasty Argead
Father Archelaus I
Mother unknown
Religious beliefs Ancient Greek religion

Orestes of Macedon (Greek: Ὀρέστης ὁ Μακεδών) was son of Archelaus I and successor king of his murdered father. He reigned between 399–396 BC along with his guardian Aeropus II, being succeeded by his brother Archelaus II.

References[edit]

  • History of the Macedonians by Edward Farr, 1850, p. 43.
Preceded by
Craterus
King of Macedon
399–396 BC
Succeeded by
Archelaus II