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Achaemenian

[ ak-uh-mee-nee-uhn ]
/ ˌæk əˈmi ni ən /
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adjective
of or relating to the Achaemenids or their language, as recorded in cuneiform inscriptions.
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Origin of Achaemenian

1710–20; <Latin Achaemeni(us) (<Greek Achaimén(ēs) Achaemenes + Latin -ius adj. suffix) + -an

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