Category:Achaemenid Empire

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العربية: أخمينيون
English: Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550 BCE – 336 BCE) — of Ancient Persia and Western Asia.
  • At the empire's greatest extent, it included areas of northeastern Africa and southeastern Europe.
فارسی: هخامنشیان
Achaemenid Empire 
first Persian Empire founded by Cyrus the Great
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Instance of empire (4th century BC),
historical country,
periodization
Named after
Capital
Basic form of government
Official language
Currency
Inception
  • 550 BC (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
  • 550 BC
Dissolved, abolished or demolished
  • 330 BC (statement with Gregorian date earlier than 1584)
Population
  • 17,000,000 (500 BC)
  • 35,000,000 (500 BC)
Area
  • 5,500,000 square kilometre (500 BC)
Follows
Followed by
Authority control
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Subcategories

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Media in category "Achaemenid Empire"

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