Antiochus (son of Antiochus IX Cyzicenus)
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Antiochus (Person)
ANTIOCHUS (PERSON). A Macedonian name (“opposer”) borne by the father of Seleucus I, founder of the Seleucid dynasty of Syria, hence favored by the following kings of the dynasty.1. Antiochus I Soter (“savior”) (281–261 b.c.). Born 324 b.c., the son of Seleucus I and the Bactrian princess Apama, he
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Volumes I–III
ANTI′OCHUS X. (Ἀντίοχος), king of Syria, surnamed EUSEBES (Εὐσέβης), and on coins. Philopator (Φιλοπάτωρ) also, succeeded to the throne on the death of his father Antiochus IX. b. c. 95. He defeated Seleucus, who conquered his father, and compelled him to fly into Cilicia, where he perished; but
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Antiochus [an--uh-kus] (1) the name of thirteen of the Seleucid (Syrian) emperors who played a major role in the transitional period from Old to New Testament times:– Antiochus I Soter (281–261 bce); not mentioned by name in the Bible– Antiochus II Theos (261–246 bce); probably the “King of the
Antiochus X Eusebes (95�83 BCE) (???se�?�?, �Pious�)
Antiochus X Eusebes (95–83 bce) (Ἐυσεβής, “Pious”)Antiochus X Eusebes had the dubious honor of presiding over the death of the Seleucid empire. He was the son of Antiochus IX Cyzicenus, and he achieved the throne after disposing of the five warring sons of Antiochus VIII Philometor Grypus in the year
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
10. Antiochus X Eusebes Philopator (ca. 87–84 BCE)
10. Antiochus X Eusebes Philopator (ca. 87–84 bce) was a son of Antiochus IX.