(Ναβέδης; Nabédēs). Military commander under Chosroes  I in the Persian War of Iustinianus . Initially commandant of Nisibis (Procop. Pers. 2,18,9; 19; Procop. Anecdota 2,28), he defeated the Romans in AD 543 at Anglon in the region of Dvin/Persarmenia (Procop. Pers. 2,25,5-35) and in 550 undertook an invasion of Lazica (Procop. Goth. 4,9,6f.). PLRE 3, 909.
Cite this pageSchottky, Martin (Pretzfeld), “Nabedes”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 25 February 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e815660>
First published online: 2006
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