Ἀχαιμένης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Persian 𐏃𐎧𐎠𐎶𐎴𐎡𐏁 (Haxāmaniš, literally having a friend's mind or characterized by a follower's spirit).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.kʰai̯.mé.nɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.kʰɛˈmɛ.nes/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.xɛˈme.nis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.çeˈme.nis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.çeˈme.nis/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Ἀχαιμένης (Akhaiménēsm (genitive Ἀχαιμένους); third declension

    1. Achaemenes, the founder of the Persian Achaemenid dynasty

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