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Chapter 7 (AP World)

The Persian empire

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Pasargadae "an ancient ruined city in S Iran, NE of Persepolis: an early capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great."
Satrapies "the province or jurisdiction of a satrap."
Mazda "the supreme creative deity, the creator of Gayomart whose omnipotence is challenged by Angra Mainyu."
Magi "the wise men, generally assumed to be three in number, who paid homage to the infant Jesus."
Avesta "a collection of sacred Zoroastrian writings, including the Gathas."
Gathas "one of several groups of hymns (the Gathas) forming the oldest part of the Avesta."
Manichaeism the system of religious doctrines, including elements of Gnosticism,
Persepolis "an ancient capital of Persia: its imposing ruins are in S Iran, about 30 miles (48 km) NE of Shiraz."
Commonwealth "a group of sovereign states and their dependencies associated by their own choice and linked with common objectives and interests"
Ctesiphon "a ruined city in Iraq, on the Tigris, near Baghdad: an ancient capital of Parthia."
Pasargadae "an ancient ruined city in S Iran, NE of Persepolis: an early capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great."
Created by: Angel3102