The definition of Aristides was an Athenian statesman who helped to create the Greek states.
An example of Aristides was the man who fought in the Battle of Marathon.
530?-468? ; Athenian general & statesman: called the Just
also Ar·is·tei·des Known as “the Just.” 530?-468? BC
Athenian statesman and general who fought in the Battle of Marathon (490) and in the victory over the Persians at Salamis (480). He was a central figure in the confederation of Greek states known as the Delian League (478).