Cunaxa
geographical name town in ancient Babylonia NW of Babylon

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Cunaxa — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Antigua aldea situada junto al Éufrates a unos 60 Km. al norte de Babilonia según Jenofonte o a 85 km. según Plutarco, al NE de Ctesiphon donde en el año 401 a. C. se produjo el enfrentamiento armado… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cunaxa — Cunaxa, batalla de …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • CUNAXA — locus Assyriae, ubi inter Artaxerxem Regem, et Cyrum eius fratrem dimicatum est, a Babylone 500 stad. Plut …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Cunaxa — [kyo͞o nak′sə] ancient town in Babylonia, near the Euphrates: site of a battle (401 B.C. ) in which Cyrus the Younger was killed …   English World dictionary

  • Cunaxa — Counaxa Counaxa ou Cunaxa, en grec ancien Κούναξα / Kounaxa était au Ve siècle avant J. C. un village de Perse, situé sur la rive gauche de l Euphrate à 60 ou 90 km au nord de Babylone. Il était dominé, selon Xénophon, par un tell. On n en… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cunaxa — noun battle in 401 BC when the Artaxerxes II defeated his younger brother who tried to usurp the throne • Syn: ↑battle of Cunaxa • Regions: ↑Babylonia, ↑Chaldaea, ↑Chaldea • Instance Hypernyms: ↑pitched battle * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cunaxa — /kyooh nak seuh/, n. an ancient town in Babylonia, near the Euphrates: famous battle between Cyrus the Younger and Artaxerxes II in 401 B.C. * * * …   Universalium

  • CUNAXA —    a town in Babylonia, on the Euphrates, 60 m. N. of Babylon …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Cunaxa — Cu•nax•a [[t]kyuˈnæk sə[/t]] n. anh geg an ancient town in Babylonia, near the Euphrates: site of defeat of Cyrus the Younger by Artaxerxes II in 401 b.c …   From formal English to slang

  • Cunaxa — /kjuˈnæksə/ (say kyooh naksuh) noun an ancient town in Babylonia, near the Euphrates; famous battle between Cyrus the Younger and Artaxerxes II, 401 BC …   Australian English dictionary

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