Artaxerxes

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Artaxerxēs, from Ancient Greek Ἀρταξέρξης (Artaxérxēs), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠 (a-r-t-x-š-ç-a /artaxšaça/, whose rule is through truth). Akin to Old Armenian Արտաշէս (Artašēs) and Persian اردشیر(Ardašir).

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Artaxerxes (plural Artaxerxeses)

  1. (historical) The name of several Achaemenid kings of Persia.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀρταξέρξης (Artaxérxēs).

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Proper noun[edit]

Artaxerxēs m sg (genitive Artaxerxis); third declension

  1. The name of several kings of Persia

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular
Nominative Artaxerxēs
Genitive Artaxerxis
Dative Artaxerxī
Accusative Artaxerxem
Ablative Artaxerxe
Vocative Artaxerxēs

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Proper noun[edit]

Artaxerxes m

  1. (historical) Artaxerxes (the name of several Persian kings)