Sentence Examples


  • The two completed graves behind Takhti Jamshid would then belong to Artaxerxes II.
  • And Artaxerxes III.
  • 69, he killed Xerxes first and then pretended that Darius had murdered him, and instigated his brother Artaxerxes to avenge the parricide.
  • At all events, during the first months of the reign of Artaxerxes I., he was the ruling power in the state (therefore the chronographers wrongly reckon him as king, with a reign of seven months), until Artaxerxes, having learned the truth about the murder of his father and his brother, overwhelmed and killed Artabanus and his sons in open fight.
  • A satrap of Bactria, who revolted against Artaxerxes I., but was defeated in two battles (Ctes.