Person:Orontes I (1)

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d.0344 BC
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Name Orontes I
Gender Male
Death[1] 0344 BC
Reference Number? Q711577?


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Orontes I or Yervand I (classical Armenian: Երուանդ Ա, Yervand I) was an Armenian ruler of the Orontid Dynasty who ruled as satrap of the Achaemenid Empire between 401 BC – 344 BC. The Persian version of the name is Auruand which meant "Great Warrior" in the Avestan language. It is likely this was a special title given by the Persian king, though this seems to have become a hereditary title in that family.

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References
  1. Orontes I, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.