Demetrius (son of Antigonus I)
Demetrius (king of Macedonia) • Demetrius Poliorcetes
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Demetrius (Gk. Dēmḗtrios)1. Demetrius Poliorcetes (338–283 b.c.e.), king of Macedonia and son of Antigonus I. He twice attempted to restore Alexander’s empire to a single ruler. In 307 he began to free Greece from Cassander’s control by seizing Athens. The next year he took Cyprus and seaports of