Xerxes I

Xerxes I

[zurk-seez]
noun
519?–465 b.c, king of Persia 486?–465 (son of Darius I).
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Xerxes I (ˈzɜːksiːz)
 
n
?519--465 bc, king of Persia (485--465), who led a vast army against Greece. His forces were victorious at Thermopylae but his fleet was defeated at Salamis (480) and his army at Plataea (479)

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