Sentence Examples with the word cyrus the great

In Persia, when Cyrus the Great was king, boys were taught to tell the truth.

A part of Elam (Susiana), where they ruled as vassals of the Median kings, until Cyrus the Great in 550 B.C. founded the Persian empire.

Smerdis was the younger son of Cyrus the Great who, according to Ctesias, on his deathbed appointed him governor of the eastern provinces (cf.