a Persian name, most notably of the founder of the Achaemenid empire, Cyrus the Great.



i. The Name.

ii. Cyrus I.

iii. Cyrus II the Great.

iiia. Cyrus II as Portrayed by Xenophon and Herodotus.

iv. The Cyrus cylinder.

v. The Tomb of Cyrus.

vi. Cyrus the Younger.

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Originally Published: December 15, 1993

Last Updated: November 10, 2011

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