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Sohaemus
(411 words)

(Σόαιμος/Sóaimos, Σόεμος/Sóemos).

[German version]

[1] Ituraean, under Herodes [1] the Great, executed in 29 BC

Ituraean (Ituraea), in a position of trust under Herodes [1] the Great, who in 30 BC gave him the duty of guarding him and, should he not return from his visit to Octavianus [1], of killing his wife Mariamme [1] and mother-in-law Alexandra. S. revealed the order to them and in 29 …

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Bringmann, Klaus (Frankfurt/Main) and Schottky, Martin (Pretzfeld), “Sohaemus”, 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 17 April 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e1116080>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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