Vonones sentence example
- The war between the two pretenders was long and doubtful; on a coin Vonones mentions a victory over Artabanus.
- At last Artabanus defeated his rival completely and occupied Ctesiphon; Vonones fled to Armenia, where he was acknowledged as king, under the protection of the Romans.
- But when Artabanus invaded Armenia, Vonones fled to Syria, and the emperor Tiberius thought it prudent to support him no longer.
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- In the subsequent broils a Parthian faction obtained the release of one of the princes interned in Rome as Vonones I.Advertisement
- To the provinces of Cappadocia and Commagene Roman governors were assigned; Parthia was conciliated by the banishment of the dethroned king Vonones.
- He was raised to the throne by those Parthian grandees who would not acknowledge Vonones I., whom Augustus had sent from Rome (where he lived as hostage) as successor of his father Phraates IV.