Re: [tied] Question for Piotr

From: Piotr Gasiorowski
Message: 14770
Date: 2002-08-29

The Parthian name is probably an accidental lookalike of Vologaesus, unrelated to it. I'll check it later.
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From: george knysh
Sent: Thursday, August 29, 2002 3:09 PM
Subject: Re: [tied] Question for Piotr

*****GK: In Cassius Dio's text, Vologeses the Bessian
from Thrace is mentioned among a number of other
protagonists, who for their part bear clearly Thracian
names. What is interesting is that this name VOLOGESES
was also borne by no less than SIX Parthian monarchs.
The Bessian Vologeses was a "priest" of the Thracian