By | 17 Oct 2022 at 9:40 PM

KBC 14: The city of Bucephala was named by Alexander the Great in whose honour?

Answer: His horse

Alexander rode Bucephalus until the horse’s death at the Battle of the Hydaspes in 326 B.C.E. In his honor, Alexander named a local city, Bucephala (sometimes identified with the modern Jhelum, in the Punjab province of Pakistan), after him.