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Antipater (father of Herod the Great)
Antipater (father of Phasaelus)
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Antipater
Antipater (an-tip´uh-tuhr), also known as Antipas, an Idumean with strong connections to Rome. He governed most of the Levant (55–43 bce) and was the father of Phasaelus and Herod the Great. See also Herod; Idumea.
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Volumes I–III
ANTI′PATER (Ἀντίπατρος)
ANTI′PATER (Ἀντίπατρος), father of Herod the Great, was, according to Josephus, the son of a noble Idumaean of the same name, to whom the government of Idumaea had been given by Alexander Jannaeus and his wife Alexandra, and at their court the young Antipater was brought up. The two other accounts