Artaxerxes

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Artaxerxēs, from Ancient Greek Ἀρταξέρξης (Artaksérksēs), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠 (Artaxšaça, whose rule is through truth). Related to Old Armenian Արտաշէս (Artašēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌɑːtəˈzɜːksiːz/

Proper noun[edit]

Artaxerxes (plural Artaxerxeses)

  1. (historical) the name of several Persian kings

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