Archelaus II of Macedon

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Archelaus II of Macedon
King of Macedonia
Reign 395–394 BC
Predecessor Aeropus II
Successor Pausanias
Dynasty Argead dynasty
Father Archelaus I
Religion Ancient Greek religion

Archelaus II of Macedon (Greek: Ἀρχέλαος Βʹ) succeeded his uncle Aeropus II and reigned one year. Although according to the Chronicon he reigned four years. He died while out hunting, either by accident or assassination. He was brother of Orestes of Macedon. He was succeeded by Pausanias.


  • History of the World by Sir Walter Raleigh, Thomas Birch, William Oldys, 1829, p. 283.