Sentence Examples


  • The satrap is the head of the whole administration of his province.
  • Seleucus at any rate, as satrap of Babylonia, controlled the finances of the province (Diod.
  • The government of the Persian satrap was seated in Memphis.
  • 1 Here the satrap Andragoras appears to have shaken off the Seleucid supremacy, as he struck gold and silver coins in his own name, on which he wears the diadem, although not the royal title (Gardner, Numism.
  • At the very beginning the satrap Artabanus raised a rebellion in Bactria, but was defeated in two battles.