𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠

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Old PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arta ("honoured") + Xerxes ("a king"), "the honoured king".

Akin to Parthian 𐭀𐭓𐭕𐭇𐭔𐭕𐭓 (Ardaxšahr) (< *Artaxšaθra-).

Proper nounEdit

𐎠𐎼𐎫𐎧𐏁𐏂𐎠 (Artaxšaçām

  1. Artaxerxes

DescendantsEdit

(Taking Old Persian as representative for all Old Iranian)

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