Rhaescuporis II of Thrace (Person, Concept)

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Preferred Label
Rhaescuporis II of Thrace (en)
Alternate Label
Rhescuporis (en)


Rhescuporis II was king of half of the Odrysian kingdom of Thrace from 12 to 18, in succession to his brother Rhoemetalces I, and briefly ruler of the entire realm thereafter, usurping the other half from nephew Cotys VIII. He was a son of the earlier Thracian king Cotys VI and the younger brother of kings Cotys VII and Rhoemetalces I.

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