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  • Seleucus at any rate, as satrap of Babylonia, controlled the finances of the province (Diod.
  • The satrap is the head of the whole administration of his province.
  • 1 Here the satrap Andragoras appears to have shaken off the Seleucid supremacy, as he struck gold and silver coins in his own name, on which he wears the diadem, although not the royal title (Gardner, Numism.
  • The government of the Persian satrap was seated in Memphis.
  • 89 sqq.) The satrap was the head of the administration of his province; he collected the taxes, controlled the local officials and the subject tribes and cities, and was the supreme judge of the province to whose " chair " (Nehem.

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