Polycrates

[ puh-lik-ruh-teez ]
/ pəˈlɪk rəˌtiz /

noun

died 522? b.c., Greek tyrant of Samos.
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Polycrates
/ (pəˈlɪkrəˌtiːz) /

noun

died ?522 bc, Greek tyrant of Samos, who was crucified by a Persian satrap
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