[ dahy-oh-dawr-uhs -sik-yuh-luhs, -dohr- ]
/ ˌdaɪ oʊˈdɔr əs ˈsɪk yə ləs, -ˈdoʊr- /
late 1st century b.c., Greek historian.
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British Dictionary definitions for Diodorus Siculus
/ (ˌdaɪəˈdɔːrəs ˈsɪkjʊləs) /
1st century bc, Greek historian, noted for his history of the world in 40 books, of which 15 are extant
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