Artabanus I of Parthia (Person, Concept)

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Artabanus I of Parthia (en), Artaban Ier (fr), Artabano I (es), Artabano I (it), Artabanos I. (de), Αρτάβανος Β’ της Παρθίας (el)Additional labels
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Artabanus II (en)


Artabanus I, incorrectly known in older scholarship as Artabanus II, was king of the Parthian Empire, ruling briefly from c. 127 to 124/3 BC. His short reign ended abruptly when he died during a battle against the Yuezhi in the east. He was succeeded by his son Mithridates II.

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