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Origin of satrap
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Example sentences from the Web for satrap
Having espoused the party of the Persians, Pixodarus sent for a satrap to share the kingdom with him.
It is said that Mithropastes, the son of Arsites, satrap of Phrygia, pointed out these things to them.
He therefore divided it into satrapies, or provinces, each of which was under the care of a satrap, or governor.The Story of the Greeks|H. A. Guerber
The "stubborn Satrap" is throughout described as a liar, and every bad motive imputed to him.The Last Boer War|H. Rider Haggard
The satrap bowed and left the room with a look betraying irritation and defiance.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers