Examples from the Web for ecbatana
Historical Examples of ecbatana
Wilt thou allow search to be made in the house of the rolls at Ecbatana?An Egyptian Princess, Complete
It may be said that the straightest road to Baktria did not lie through Ecbatana.The Gates of India
Burn them, and in ten days thou shalt be under the walls of Ecbatana.The Death of the Gods
In each of these provinces the principal city was called Ecbatana.The Rand-McNally Bible Atlas
Jesse L. Hurlbut
Alexander sent him to Ecbatana, where he was condemned to death.
noun plural -diae (-dɪˌiː)
- a consonant whose articulation lies midway between that of a voiced and breathed speech sound
- a consonant pronounced with weak voice, as c in French second
Word Origin for media
"newspapers, radio, TV, etc." 1927, perhaps abstracted from mass media (1923, a technical term in advertising), plural of medium, on notion of "intermediate agency," a sense found in that word in English from c.1600.