Thucydides

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /θjuːˈsɪdɪdiːz/

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Θουκυδίδης (Thoukididēs), from θεός (theos, god) + κῦδος (kudos, glory).

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Thucydides

  1. (c. 460 BC – c. 395 BC) A great ancient Greek historian and author of the History of the Peloponnesian War, which recounts the 5th century BC war between Sparta and Athens to the year 411 BC.

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