Author(s) : Vougiouklaki Penelope (17/10/2003)Translation : Velentzas Georgios
For citation: Vougiouklaki Penelope, "Amytzantarioi",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=7217>
The Amytzantarioi were probably an aristocratic “family” of Trebizond or a social group of possibly common descent. They activated in the 14th century and were closely connected with the civil conflicts that broke out in the Empire of Trebizond in that period.
aristocratic family (most likely) or social group
Date and Place of Death
14th c., Empire of Trebizond
Date and Place of Birth
before the 14th c., eastern Pontos
1. Identity: Descent - Name
2.1. During the reign of Eirene Palaiologina (1340-41)
2.2. In the years of Anna Anachoutlou (1341-1342)
3. Τhe end of the Amytzantarioi
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