Wiki information Aspietes:


Aspietes, feminine form Aspietina or Aspietissa, was the surname of a Byzantine noble family of Armenian origin active in the 12th–15th centuries. Despite the mention of a "great and numerous lineage of the so-called Aspetianoi" by the 6th-century...


Aspietes was an Armenian nobleman who entered the service of the Byzantine Empire and served during most of the reign of Alexios I Komnenos. He was a member of the noble family of the Aspietai, which claimed descent from the Arsacid royal dynasty of...