Mithrenes II

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Mithrenes II
High Priest of Armenia
Reign 212 - 200 BC
Dynasty Orontid Dynasty
Father Arsames I

Mithrenes (Armenian: Միհրան) is also mentioned[1] as Mithras, High Priest of the temple to the Sun at Armavir. Whether he ever ruled as a king is not known, although later kings such as Tigran were both high priest and king.


Professor David Marshall Lang[2]

  1. ^ Lang, David M. "Iran Armenia and Georgia: Political Contacts". Cambridge History of Iran. 3. 
  2. ^ Iran, Armenia and Georgia: Political Contacts. In Cambridge History of Iran, Volume 3