ABROCOMES, a son of Darius I by Phrataguna, daughter of his brother Artanes. He perished at the battle of Thermopylae (Herodotus 7.224).


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(M. Dandamayev)

Originally Published: December 15, 1983

Last Updated: July 19, 2011

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Vol. I, Fasc. 3, p. 247

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M. Dandamayev, “Abrocomes,” Encyclopædia Iranica, I/3, p. 247; an updated version is available online at http://www.iranicaonline.org/articles/abrocomes-a-son-of-darius-i-by-phrataguna-daughter-of-his-brother-artanes (accessed on 26 January 2014).