Astyages

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Astyagēs, from Ancient Greek Ἀστυάγης (Astuágēs), see it for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /æsˈtaɪəd͡ʒiːz/

Proper noun[edit]

Astyages (uncountable)

  1. (historical) the last king of Media, son of Cyaxares

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀστυάγης (Astuágēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Astyagēs m (genitive Astyagis); third declension

  1. Astyages

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular
nominative Astyagēs
genitive Astyagis
dative Astyagī
accusative Astyagem
ablative Astyage
vocative Astyagēs

References[edit]

  • Astyages in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Astyages in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray