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
Religion Ancient Greek religion

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


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