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Heraclonas, Byzantine emperor (February—September 641), was the son of Heraclius and Martina.
The premature death of Constantine, in May 641, left Heraclonas sole ruler.
This was the first time a reigning emperor had been subjected to mutilation, which was a practise probably borrowed from the Persians; in this case, Martina's tongue was cut out, and Heraclius' nose was cut off.
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 Heraclonas: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
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 Roman Emperors DIR Heraclonas
The emperor Heraclonas, because of public pressure after the death of Heraclius Constantine, crowned his nephew Constans as co-emperor in September of 641, at the age of 11.
Soon afterwards, Heraclonas was deposed and Constans ruled as sole emperor.
In accordance with a treaty negotiated under Heraclonas' reign, the Byzantines evacuated Alexandria in September of 642.
www.roman-emperors.org /Constan2.htm   (1142 words)

 Roman Emperors DIR Heraclonas
Heraclonas (Heraclius II) was born in Constantinople in 626 to the emperor Heraclius and his second wife Martina.
Heraclius Constantine, age 28, was the only son of Heraclius' first marriage to Eudokia (Fabia) while Heraclonas, age 15, was the eldest son of Martina, Heraclius' niece and second wife.
Even though Heraclonas was co-emperor, his young age and inexperience allowed Martina to control him totally and thus rule the state through Heraclonas.
www.roman-emperors.org /heraclon.htm   (574 words)

 Coins of the Byzantine Empire
Grandson of Heraclius, born in Constantinople on 7th November, 630, Constans was crowned co-emperor by his uncle, the teenaged Heraclonas shortly before his eleventh birthday.
When Heraclonas and his regent Martina were deposed that same winter, the child Constantine, universally called Constans, became sole emperor.
He must have grown quickly, for as emperor he gained the nickname Pogonatos due to the thickness of his beard and appears to have been acting independently as ruler from his mid-teens.
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 Constantine III of Byzantium
He was also the older half-brother of Heraclonas, who was the son of Heraclius' second wife Martina.
Constantine became emperor when Heraclius died in 641, and during his reign the Arabs conquered Egypt.
He died of tuberculosis after only four months, leaving Heraclonas sole emperor; it was rumoured, however, that Martina had him poisoned, which led to instability during Heraclonas' reign.
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 Biografía - Heraclonas
La muerte de Heraclio trajo graves problemas sucesorios ya que según su testamento los herederos Heraclonas y Constantino III debían compartir el poder mientras que su esposa Martina debía ser considerada como madre y emperatriz.
Heraclonas se hacía con el poder de manera exclusiva pero la verdadera dueña de la situación era su madre.
Martina veía como cortaban su lengua y Heraclonas la nariz.
www.artehistoria.com /historia/personajes/4896.htm   (179 words)

 Byzantine Coins 10751   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Heraclius is the larger figure with his two sons almost equal in size.
All wear chlamys and hold a globus with cross on left.
Heraclius and Heraclius Constantine are crowned, but Heraclonas is not.
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 Birth of Great Bulgaria, Khan Kubrat
Running the risk of worsening relations with Byzantium, upon the death of the emperor in 642 AD, khan Kubrat supported his widow Martina and their children to whom he had been strongly attached, in their battle for the emperor's throne.
The decisive support of khan Kubrat to Martina, widow of his friend, the emperor of the East Roman Empire Heraclius, and her son Heraclonas, is described in the Chronicle of John, Bishop of Nikiou.
This Chronicle, written by the Bishop of Nikiou in Greek in VII century, is translated in Arabic and subsequently in Ethiopian in 1601.
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 The Honesty at Yarmouk - Ummah.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
In the aftermath, Muslim armies reconquered Syria and slowly began to tighten the noose on Constantinople.
He died within four months of tuberculosis, but rumors spread that he was poisoned by Martina, the mother of Heraclonas, who sought to rule through her adolescent son.
The mother and son proved unpopular, particularly after rumors of the poisoning began to circulate, so that by September 641 Heraclonas had been deposed and exiled to Rhodes (with his mother, whose tongue was cut out) in favor of Constantine III's eleven year old son Constans II.
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 The Arab Invasion of Egypt part 4
Whether he died a natural death, or whether he suffered from foul play at the hands of Martina, is uncertain: but the charge of murder was openly made by Constans against the Empress, and the suspicion of it haunts the records of the time.
When Valentine heard of the death of Constantine and of the Philagrius' disgrace which followed, he came with his army to Chalcedon, where Martina was, and demanded Philagrius' reinstatement.
It is clear too that he had won over Martina to his pusillanimous counsels, that the party of Martina was the party of peace at any price with the Muslims, and that her policy was the policy of surrender incessantly preached by Cyrus....
www.bibleprophecyrevealed.us /2004/arab-invasion4.html   (2120 words)

 Biografía - Constantino III
La muerte de Fabia debido a la epilepsia tras nacer el pequeño en 612 motivó que el emperador volviera casarse con su sobrina Martina, matrimonio que no resultó atractivo a la Iglesia y ni al pueblo.
La muerte de Heraclio provocó problemas sucesorios ya que el testamento obligaba a compartir el Imperio entre sus dos hijos Constantino III y Heraclonas, a pesar de la diferencia de edad entre ambos -el primero tenía 28 años y el segundo unos 15-.
Esta muerte motivará que Heraclonas se haga con el poder pero una revuelta generalizada provocará que el Senado entregue la soberanía a Constante II.
www.artehistoria.com /historia/personajes/4897.htm   (212 words)

 Ancient Byzantine Coins
and Heraclonas on l., standing facing, each wearing chlamys and globus cruciger / VICTORIA — AVGhZ, Cross potent on four steps; in field l., monogram of Heraclius, B in the right field.
and Heraclonas on l., standing facing, each wearing chlamys and globus cruciger / VICTORIA — AVGhS, Cross potent on four steps; in field l., monogram of Heraclius, E in the right field.
This follis is often attributed to the reign of Heraclonas (638-641) (D.O. 5 (Heraclonas), BN.
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Though the younger Heraclius' birthplace is unknown, he grew up in Roman Africa; according to one tradition, he engaged in gladiatorial combat with lions as a youth.
Heraclius and his sons Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas.
In 608, the Heraclius the Elder renounced his loyalty to the Emperor Phocas, who had overthrown Maurice six years earlier.
www.themiddleages.net /people/heraclius.html   (1219 words)

 Heraclonas - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre
Heracleonas o Heraclonas (626 - 641?), fue un emperador bizantino de breve reinado a mediados del siglo VII.
La prematura muerte de Constantino III en mayo de 641, probablemente por una tuberculosis, dejó a Heraclonas como único soberano del imperio.
Pero la sospecha de que él y su madre Martina habían envenenado a Constantino lastró su reinado, ya que condujó a una revuelta que terminó con el derrocamiento del emperador, que junto con su madre fue sometido a un castigo de mutilación.
es.wikipedia.org /wiki/Heraclonas   (375 words)

 ANTIQUANOVA MINT - R5 Constans II and Constantine IV, Miliarense of "Ceremonial silver coinage" (silver ...
Constans Heraclius, known in English as Constans II, (November 7, 630–September 15, 668) was Byzantine emperor from 641 to 668.
He was the son of Constantine III, and due to the rumours that Heraclonas and Martina had poisoned Constantine III he was named co-emperor in 641.
Under Constans, the Byzantines completely withdrew from Egypt, and the Arabs launched numerous attacks on the islands of the Mediterranean Sea and Aegean Sea.
www.antiquanova.com /R5.htm   (458 words)

 arthritis pain relief - Heraclonas
Heraclonas (626 - 641?), Byzantine emperor (February - September 641), was the son of Heraclius and Martina.
Nothing further is known about Heraclonas after his removal.
He is presumed to have died later that year.
www.painreliefchat.com /arthritis-pain-relief/Heraclonas   (162 words)

SB 758 AU Solidus Obv: Heraclius standing facing with Heraclius Constantine to right and Heraclonas to left, each holding a globus cruciger; cross in left field.
SB 758, DO 33d, Hahn 39 AU Solidus Obv: Heraclius standing facing with Heraclius Constantine to right and Heraclonas to left, each holding a globus cruciger; cross in left field (sons represented as smaller effigies).
SB 769 AU Solidus Obv: Heraclius standing facing with Heraclius Constantine to right and Heraclonas to left, each holding a globus cruciger (all three same size).
www.dirtyoldcoins.com /gandinga/id/heracl.htm   (1751 words)

 History of the Macedonian People from Ancient times to the Present - Part XVI, by Risto Stefov
Unfortunately, the climatic conditions were not favourable for the Pravoslavs when a violent sandstorm struck them head-on giving the Muslims, who were used to this kind of weather, battle advantage.
The stressful situation was exhausting mentally and physically for Heraclius and caused him to fall seriously ill. Feeling that he may no longer be able to rule, Heraclius performed the ceremony of succession and appointed his two sons Constantine and Heraclonas as his successors in 638 AD.
With the succession settled, Heraclius spent the last years of his life trying to settle the debate between the monophysites and the monotheleties, centering on the nature of Christ.
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 Pauline Allen & Bronwen Neil - Introduction to Maximus the Confessor (Excerpt) - 4. Development of Monothelitism
In 641, Emperor Heraclius died and left the crown to Constantine III and Heraclonas, his two sons by different wives.
Constantine died in mysterious circumstances soon afterwards, and power was seized by Heraclius' wife and niece, Martina, mother of Heraclonas.
She was deposed in November 641 and replaced by Heraclius' grandson Constans II.
www.myriobiblos.gr /texts/english/allenneil_maximus_4.html   (1877 words)

His wife Martina used all her power to ensure the crowning of her son, Heraclonas, heir over Eudocia's son Constantine.
On June 4, 638 Heraclius performed the ceremony of succession choosing Heraclonas.
With the succession settled, he spent the last years of his life trying to solve the religious problems besetting the empire, the debate centering on the nature of Christ and hotly argued between two camps: the monophysites and the monothelities, but to no avail.
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 Pagina nueva 1
En 632 Heracleonas había sido nombrado Cesar; y el 4 julio del 638 se convirtió en coemperador, su hermano David fue nombrado Cesar (debía ser hermano menor de Heraclonas) y sus hermanas Augustina y Anastasia en Augustas.
Es curioso que habiendo un joven de 28 años, Constantino, con dos hijos, fuera preciso que su hermanastro Heraclonas fuera designado coemperador.
El 26 de mayo moría Constantino, quedando Heraclonas como único emperador, y de inmediato Martina empezó a eliminar a los partidarios del fallecido entre ellos a Filagrio el tesorero que fue forzado a convertirse en monje.
www.imperiobizantino.com /heraclioconst.htm   (612 words)

 The Handbook of Biblical Numismatics
One of the first coins struck in Palestine by the Arabs (c.
650 CE) is an imitation of a Byzantine coin, picturing Heraclius in the center, flanked by his sons Heraclius Constantine and Heraclonas, each holding a small globe with a cross; on the reverse is a large "M" (the denomination), along with the name of the city in Latin and Arabic.
The Umayyad Governors also struck several varieties of small bronze coins (fals denomination) in imitation of earlier Jewish coins.
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 Byzantine Empire 610-1095 by Sanderson Beck
After saving the empire with the military victories he personally led, Heraclius suffered miserable health as the empire shrunk from the Muslim onslaught, and he finally died in February 641.
In his will Heraclius made both 28-year-old Constantine and Martina's 15-year-old son Heraclonas Co-emperors with Martina as empress; but Constantine III died three months later, and Martina reinstated the monothelete Cyrus as Alexandria patriarch.
Heraclonas crowned Constantine III's son Co-emperor; but in September 641 the Senate deposed Martina and Heraclonas, making sure they would never rule by cutting off her tongue and his nose.
www.san.beck.org /AB15-ByzantineEmpire.html   (17708 words)

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Description Classical Cash and Old Roman Coins for Special Collectors www.OldRomanCoins.com present: [Image] [Image] ORC9840 Heraclonas (?) gold, Mint State Heraclonas (?), Senior Augustus April 20 641 to October 641, AV solidus, (4.52g) Constantinople Mint, Crowned and robed standing figures of three emperors standing facing, each holding globe with cross.
SB 770 (Heraclius); M.I.B. 53 (Heraclonas) Mint State, wonderful facial detail, slightly weak strike at feet / top of cross.
Sear notes, "The younger son of Heraclius, by his second wife Martina, Heraclonas was born circa 625/6 and raised to the rank of Augustus in 638.
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