Attalus III


Attalus III
(Philometor)
king of Pergamum 138-133 B.C.

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  • Attalus III — (in Greek Attalos III) Philometor Euergetes (ca 170 BC ndash; 133 BC) was the last Attalid king of Pergamon, ruling from 138 BC to 133 BC.He was the son of Eumenes II and wife Stratonike and the nephew of Attalus II, whom he succeeded. Married to …   Wikipedia

  • ATTALUS III — ATTALUS III. Pergami Rex, cognomine Philopatov, fil. Eumenis II. pecuniâ, et splendidâ abundantique supellectile ditissimus. Plin. l. 8. c. 48. Popert. l. 3. El. 17. v. 12. Nec sit in Attalico mors mea nixa toro. Hic a Populo Romano donatus est… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Attalus III — (Philometor) king of Pergamum 138 133 B.C. * * * …   Universalium

  • Attalus III Philometor Euergetes — ▪ king of Pergamum born c. 170 BC died 133       king of Pergamum from 138 to 133 BC who, by bequeathing his domains to Rome, ended the history of Pergamum as an independent political entity. He was the son of Eumenes II (reigned 197–159) and… …   Universalium

  • Attalus — can refer to *Several members of the Attalid dynasty of Pergamon **Attalus I Soter, ruled 241 BC ndash;197 BC **Attalus II Philadelphus, ruled 160 BC ndash;138 BC **Attalus III, ruled 138 BC ndash;133 BC*Attalus, courtier and general of Philip II …   Wikipedia

  • ATTALUS II — ATTALUS II. prim um a fratre Eumene II. Romam missus, Legationem felicissime obiit. Redux a fratre filii Attali III. tutor constitutus est, cuius nomine Regnum ann. 20. magnâ prudentiae laude administravit. Strab. l. 13. Polyb. l. 5. Eum excepit… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Attalus I — ( el. polytonic|Ἄτταλος), surnamed Soter ( el. polytonic|Σωτὴρ, Savior ; 269 BC ndash; 197 BC) [Livy, [http://mcadams.posc.mu.edu/txt/ah/Livy/Livy33.html 33.21–22] , says that Attalus died in the consulship of Cornelius and Minucius (197 BC) at… …   Wikipedia

  • Attalus I. — Attalus I. (241–197 v. Chr.), König von Pergamus, erweiterte sein Gebiet durch Siege über den syrischen Antiochus II.; gegen Antiochus III. und Philipp III. von Macedonien schützte ihn sein Bündniß mit Rom. Dieselbe Politik befolgte A. II.… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Attalus — (Attalos). I. Römischer Kaiser: 1) A., unter Honorius Präfect von Rom, wurde nach der 2. Belagerung Roms durch Alarich 409 n. Chr. auf dessen Betrieb zum Kaiser gemacht; nach wenig Monaten von Alarich verachtet, ging er nach Gallien zu dem… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Attalus I. — Attălus I., der erste König von Pergamon, 241 197 v. Chr. Seine lange Regierung ist an wechselnden Kämpfen (Sieg über die Galater) reich, durch die er sein ursprünglich kleines Gebiet bedeutend erweiterte. Mit Rom stand er seit 211 in engen… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon


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