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By William Smith

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He was brought forward as a and mother of Hippolytus. claimant to the crown in 144, against Demetrius Nicator. O. 137-128), so called from Side, in Pamphylia, where he was brought up, younger son of Demetrius Soter, succeeded Tryphon. He was defeated and slain in battle by the Parthians in 128. O. 125-96), second son of Demetrius Nicator and Cleopatra. He carried on war for some years with his halfbrother, A. IX. Cyzicenus. At length, in 112, the two brothers agreed to share the kingdom between them, A.

He belonged to a noble family, and was a supporter of the oligarchical party at Athens. In 415 he became involved in the charge brought against Alcibiades of having muti467. Hermae, and was thrown into prisbut. he recovered his liberty by denouncing the real or pretended perpetrators of the crime. He was four times banished from Athens, and after leading a wandering and disreputable life, died in exile. Four of his orations have come down to us. lated the on ; ANDRAEMON (-5nis). (1) Husband of Gorge, daughter ofOeneusking of Calydonin whom he succeeded, and father of Thoas, who is hence called Andra&nionides.

W. of Edessa, little E. of the Euphrates. The surrounding district was called by the same was but the included under name, generally tis), Ptolemy, Cassander, and Lysimachus. Aftei the defeat of Ptolemy's fleet in 806, Autigonut of king, and his example and a assumed the name was followed by Ptolemy, Lysimachus, and Seleucus. Antigonus and his sou Demetrius were at length defeated by Lysimachus at the of OSRHOEWE. ANTHENE (-os), decisive battle of Ipsus in Phrygia, in 301. a place in Cyuuria, in the Antigonus fell in the battle, in the Slat year of his age.

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