meaning of Artaxerxes

Artaxerxes meaning in Names Dictionary

The silence of light, fervent to ruin.
Name Origin: Biblical
Name Gender: Male

Artaxerxes meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Persian masc. correct title, in classical history, a son of Xerxes II, in addition a son of Darius, from Greek Artaxerxes (explained by Herodotus as "Great Warrior"), from Old Persian Artaxšaca, virtually "having a kingdom of justice," from arta- "justice" + xšaca "kingdom."

Artaxerxes meaning in General Dictionary

master of Persia which subdued many revolutions making comfort with Sparta (?-359 BC)

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  • master of Persia just who sanctioned the rehearse of Judaism in Jerusalem (?-424 BC)

Sentence Examples with the word Artaxerxes

In the Samian and the Peloponnesian wars, Artaxerxes remained neutral, in spite of the attempts made by both Sparta and Athens to gain his alliance.

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