Herod Agrippa I

(10 BCE-44 CE)
   King of Judea (41-4), son of Aristobulus and Berenice I and grandson of Herod the Great. Educated in Rome, he served as market overseer in Tiberius and later returned to Rome, where he became a friend of Caligula. After being imprisoned for treachery, he was freed by Caligula, who appointed him King of Judea. He was sympathetic to the Pharisees and observant of Jewish law.

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  • Herod Agrippa I — 10? B.C. A.D. 44; king of Judea (37 44); grandson of Herod (the Great) * * * orig. Marcus Julius Agrippa born с 10 BC died AD 44 King of Judaea (AD 41–44). Grandson of Herod the Great and nephew of Herod Antipas, he became friends in Rome with… …   Universalium

  • Herod Agrippa I — 10? B.C. A.D. 44; king of Judea (37 44); grandson of Herod (the Great) …   English World dictionary

  • Herod Agrippa II — (28 92)    King of Judea (50 92), son of Herod Agrippa I. He was the last king of the house of Herod. During the Jewish revolt against Rome, he sided with the Romans. When Titus became emperor, he served under him. According to the New Testament …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Herod Agrippa II — ▪ king of Chalcis born AD 27 died c. 93       king of Chalcis in southern Lebanon from AD 50 and tetrarch of Batanaea and Trachonitis in south Syria from AD 53, who unsuccessfully mediated with the rebels in the Jewish Revolt of AD 66–70. He was… …   Universalium

  • Herod Agrippa — /euh grip euh/, (Julius Agrippa) c10 B.C. A.D. 44, king of Judea 41 44 (grandson of Herod the Great). * * * …   Universalium

  • Herod Agrippa — /euh grip euh/, (Julius Agrippa) c10 B.C. A.D. 44, king of Judea 41 44 (grandson of Herod the Great) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Herod Agrippa I —    Son of Aristobulus and Bernice, and grandson of Herod the Great. He was made tetrarch of the provinces formerly held by Lysanias II., and ultimately possessed the entire kingdom of his grandfather, Herod the Great, with the title of king. He… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Herod Agrippa — /hɛrəd əˈgrɪpə/ (say heruhd uh gripuh) noun 10 BC–AD 44, king of Judea AD 41–44 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Berenice (daughter of Herod Agrippa I) — Berenice of Cilicia, also known as Julia Berenice and sometimes spelled Bernice (28 AD ndash; ?), was a Jewish client queen of the Roman Empire during the second half of the 1st century. Berenice was a member of the Herodian Dynasty, who ruled… …   Wikipedia

  • Drusilla (daughter of Herod Agrippa I) — Contents 1 Life 1.1 First marriage 1.2 Felix 2 Notes …   Wikipedia

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