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Camissares (died 385 BC) was a Carian, father of Datames, who was high in favour with the Persian Great King Artaxerxes II (404–358 BC), by whom he was made satrap of a part of Cilicia bordering on Cappadocia. He fell in Artaxerxes' war against the Cadusii in 385 BC, and was succeeded in his satrapy by Datames, his son by a Scythian or Paphlagonian mother.[1]



 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1870). "Camissares". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology.