History of Armenia, ancient period, Orontid and Artaxiad dynasties
What is Orontid Dynasty? Explain Orontid Dynasty, Define Orontid Dynasty, Meaning of Orontid Dynasty
Armenian Kings and Queens
Ервандиды (Orontid Dynasty) 520—200 гг. до н. э.
The Orontid dynasty, also known by their native name Eruandid or Yervanduni, was a hereditary Armenian dynasty and the rulers of the successor state to the Iron Age kingdom of Urartu (Ararat). The Orontids established their supremacy over Armenia around the time of the Scythian and Median invasion in the 6th century BC.
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