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Demetrius Poliorcetes (king of Macedon)
Demetrius Poliorcetes (son of Antigonus)
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Demetrius (Person)
DEMETRIUS (PERSON) [Gk Demetrios (Δεμετριος)]. 1. Demetrius Poliorcetes (336–283 b.c.e.) “the Besieger,” king of Macedon (293–288 b.c.e.). His father Antigonus, who was one of the Diodochi, had been satrap of Phrygia and was able to extend his power all the way to Media, so Demetrius saw himself as inheritor
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Volumes I–III
DEMETRIUS I.
DEME′TRIUS (Δημήτριος) I., king of Macedonia, surnamed Poliorcetes (Πολιορκητής), or the Besieger, was the son of Antigonus, king of Asia, and Stratonice, the daughter of Corrhaeus. He was distinguished when a young man for his affectionate attachment to his parents, and he and Antigonus continued,