"Even before Alexander I, the Macedonians traced their ancestry to Argos, and many of their kings used the head of Heracles - the quintessential Greek hero - on their coins." Here the signatories attempt to make the case that the Macedonian ruling dynasty originated with the city of “Argos.” What they fail to add is that can point to several cities named “Argos”. Later, they point out that Macedonian kings were "Greek" merely because some of them made coins adorned with the head of the “Greek hero” Heracles. It is well to remind the signatories at this point that authentic evidence regarding the origin of the Macedonian dynasty does not really exist and that which has been examined to date has been contradictory in nature. Some ancient authors maintain that the Macedonian kings originated in the city of Argos in the Peloponnese. Others claim that the Macedonian dynasty originated in the city of Argos in – Macedonia! The historian Appian from Alexandria (around 95-165 CE) has explained the origin of the Macedonian dynasty this way: "There is an Argos in Peloponnese, another in Amphilochia, another in Orestea, whence come the Macedonian Argeadae, and the one on the Ionian sea..." (Appian, Syrian Wars, 63). Orestea was an area in Macedonia and it contained a city named Argos. Indeed, according to Appian, this was the place in which the Argeadae Macedonian dynasty originated, not in Peloponnesian Argos. As we continue with this investigation into the identity of the Macedonian dynasty, consider the fact that Alexander the Great spoke only Macedonian with his guards, a language the Greeks did not understand. This, together with the fact that Philip II and Archelaus (king of Macedonia from 413 to 399 BC) were called “barbarians”, i.e. non-Greeks by the Greeks, makes it probable that the Macedonian dynasty consisted of Macedonians, whom the Greeks themselves, regarded as non-Greeks. Even if they originated in the city of Argos, then it was in all likelihood the city of
Published on Mar 5, 2013
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