Achaemenid


Achaemenid
/euh kee"meuh nid, euh kem"euh-/, n., pl. Achaemenids, Achaemenidae /ak'euh men"i dee'/, Achaemenides /ak'euh men"i deez'/.
a member of the dynasty of kings in ancient Persia that ruled from c550 B.C. to 331 B.C.
[ACHAEMEN(ES) + -ID1]

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Universalium. 2010.