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Seleucidan

[si-loo-si-dn]
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  1. Seleucid.
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Origin of Seleucidan

First recorded in 1795–1805; Seleucid + -an
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of seleucidan

  • But how long would they be able to resist an attack of the Seleucidan army?

    History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6)

    Heinrich Graetz

  • Thus Juda came under the rule of the Seleucidan kings (203–202).

  • In the struggle some Jews sided with the Egyptian and some with the Seleucidan party.

    A Thousand Years of Jewish History

    Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris

  • He introduced the Seleucidan era named after him beginning with the year 312.

    A Thousand Years of Jewish History

    Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris

  • Fortune, however, had changed sides since the time of Antiochus the Great, and no longer favored the Seleucidan dynasty.