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[1] Youngest son of Darius [2] II and Parysatis

Youngest son of Darius [2] II and Parysatis (Plut. Artoxerxes 1,5).

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[2] Son of Abulites, commander at Gaugamela

Son of Abulites, commander of his father's troops at Gaugamela; he subjugated himself to Alexander [4] the Great, but he (now governor of Paraetacene) was executed in Susa …

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Wiesehöfer, Josef (Kiel), “Oxathres”, 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 15 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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