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Arnuwanda I

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Occupation  King of Hittite empire
Died  1371 BC
Parents  Tudḫaliya I
Children  Tudhaliya II
Predecessor  Tudhaliya I
Spouse  Ašmu-nikal
Successor  Tudhaliya II
Relatives  Tudhaliya III (grandson) Suppiluliuma I (grandson)
Grandchildren  Šuppiluliuma I, Tudhaliya III
Grandparents  Muwatalli I, Kantuccilisz hettita király, Walanni

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Arnuwanda I was a king of the Hittite empire. He became a ruler by marriage and was very religious.

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Biography

Arnuwanda became a king by marriage. His wife was Ašmu-nikal, daughter of king Tudhaliya I. He became a successor of Tudhaliya as his son-in-law. He began his reign under a co-regency with Tudhaliya. His campaigns include an unsuccessful expedition against the kingdom of Arawa.

Family

Arnuwanda's parents are not known. He was a son-in-law of Tudhaliya and Nikal-mati. He had two sons, prince Ašmi-Šarruma and king Tudhaliya II. There is a very fragmentary text in which Arnuwanda names his son Tudhaliya as his future successor.

References

Arnuwanda I Wikipedia


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