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Preceded by:
Artaxerxes I
Pharaoh of Egypt
Non-dynastic
Succeeded by:
Artaxerxes I
Irethor II
Koine Greek: Ίνάρως (Inaros)
Reign
460–454 BC (6 years)
Nomen
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Irethor
Eye of Horus
Legacy
Father Psamtik IV (?)
Died 454 BC, Susa
Burial None
For other pages by this name, see Irethor.

Irethor II (transliteration: ỉr.t-hrw, meaning: "Eye of Horus"), Hellenized as Inaros II (Koine Greek: Ίνάρως), is an ancient Egyptian non-dynastic rebel Pharaoh in the Nile Delta of Lower Egypt. He revolted against the ruler of the Archaemenid Persian Empire, who controlled Egypt; Artaxerxes I of the Twenty-seventh Dynasty during the Late Period. Irethor came to rule in the Nile Delta of Lower Egypt.

In 460 BC, Irethor II revolted against the Persians with the help of his Athenian allies under Admiral Charitimides, and defeated the Persian army commanded by Achaemenes, satrap of Egypt. The Persians retreated to Memphis, but the Athenians were finally defeated in 454 BC by the Persian army led by Megabyzus, satrap of Syria, and Artabazus, satrap of Phrygia, after a two-year siege. Irethor was captured and carried away to Susa where he was reportedly crucified in 454 BC.

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Predecessor:
Artaxerxes I
Pharaoh of Egypt
Non-dynastic
Successor:
Artaxerxes I
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