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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Cyrus, Cyrus the Younger(noun)

    Persian prince who was defeated in battle by his brother Artaxerxes II (424-401 BC)


  1. Cyrus the Younger

    Cyrus the Younger, son of Darius II of Persia and Parysatis, was a Persian prince and general. His birth date is unknown, but he died in 401 BC after a failed battle to oust his brother, Artaxerxes II, from the Persian throne. The history of Cyrus and of the retreat of the Greeks is told by Xenophon in his Anabasis. Another account, probably from Sophaenetus of Stymphalus, was used by Ephorus. Further information is contained in the excerpts from Artaxerxes II's physician, Ctesias, by Photius; Plutarch’s Lives of Artaxerxes II and Lysander; and Thucydides' History of Peloponnesian War. These are the only early sources of information on Cyrus the Younger.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cyrus the younger in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cyrus the younger in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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