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Abilene (biblical)
... At the death of the latter (4 BC) one portion of it was annexed to the tetrarchy of his son Herod Philip II, and the remainder bestowed upon that Lysanias who is named by Luke (iii ... over to Herod Agrippa, at that time a prisoner in Rome, the tetrarchy of Philip and the tetrarchy of Lysanias, while Claudius, upon his accession (41), not only confirmed ... Lastly, 53, Claudius granted to Agrippa II the tetrarchy of Philip with Batanaea and Trachonitis and Abila – Lusania de hautê egegonei tetrarchia ...
Western Roman Empire - Background - Constantine The Great
... The system of the Tetrarchy quickly ran aground when the Western Roman Empire's Constantius died unexpectedly in 306, and his son Constantine the Great was proclaimed Augustus of the West by ... East, Galerius, arranged a conference at Carnuntum which revived the Tetrarchy by dividing the West between Constantine and a newcomer named Licinius ... The Tetrarchy ended, but the idea of dividing the Roman Empire between two emperors had been validated ...
Portrait Of The Four Tetrarchs - Subject
... The Roman Empire was for a time after 293 ruled by a tetrarchy (a group of four rulers), instituted by Emperor Diocletian ... The tetrarchy consisted of two Augusti (senior emperors) and two Caesars (younger emperors) ... The Portrait of the Four Tetrarchs symbolizes the concept of the tetrarchy, rather than providing four personal portraits ...
Tetrarchy - Other Examples
... The constellation of Jewish principalities in Roman Palestine was known as a tetrarchy see Tetrarchy (Judea) ...