Person:Ptolemy Auletes (2)

Ptolemy XII Auletes
b.0117 BC
d.0051 BC
Facts and Events
Name Ptolemy XII Auletes
Gender Male
Birth[1] 0117 BC
Death[1] 0051 BC


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Ptolemy Neos Dionysos Theos Philopator Theos Philadelphos (117–51 BC; , spoken Ptolemaios Néos Diónusos Theós Philopátōr Theós Philádelphos ≈ New Dionysus, God Beloved of his Father, God Beloved of his Brother), more commonly known as "Auletes" (Aulētḗs = the Flutist) or "Nothos" (Nóthos = the Bastard), was an Egyptian king of Macedonian descent. Auletes means pipes-player, referring to the king's love of playing the pipes.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Ptolemy XII Auletes, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).