Pasargadae
geographical name city of ancient Persia built by Cyrus the Great; ruins NE of site of later Persepolis

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  • Pasargadae — Infobox World Heritage Site WHS = Pasargadae State Party = Type = Cultural Criteria = i, ii, iii, iv ID = 1106 Region = Asia Pacific Year = 2004 Session = 28th Link = http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/1106Pasargadae ( fa. پاسارگاد) was a city in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Pasargadae — /peuh sahr geuh dee /, n. an ancient ruined city in S Iran, NE of Persepolis: an early capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great. * * * Ancient Persian city, near modern Shīrāz, Iran. It was the capital of Cyrus II, founder of the… …   Universalium

  • Pasargadae —    The first capital of the Persian Empire. King Cyrus II began construction of Pasar gadae, located some 50 miles (80 km) northwest of Persepolis in the Persian heartland of Fars, in 547 b.c. The site had special significance to him, as it was… …   Ancient Mesopotamia dictioary

  • Pasargadae — Pasargades Pasargades 1 Patrimoine mondial de l’UNESCO Forteresse de Tall e Takht Latitude Longitude …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pasargadae — Pa•sar•ga•dae [[t]pəˈsɑr gəˌdi[/t]] n. geg an ancient ruined city in S Iran, NE of Persepolis: a capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great …   From formal English to slang

  • Pasargadae — /pæˈsagədi/ (say pa sahguhdee) noun an ancient ruined city in southern Iran, north east of Persepolis; an early capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great …   Australian English dictionary

  • Pasargadae — /peuh sahr geuh dee /, n. an ancient ruined city in S Iran, NE of Persepolis: an early capital of ancient Persia; tomb of Cyrus the Great …   Useful english dictionary

  • Siege of Pasargadae Hill — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Siege of Pasargadae Hill partof=the Wars of Cyrus the Great date=550 BC place=South of Pasargadae, in Tangeh Bolaghi, Persis result=Persian victory. territory=Southern parts of Media join the Persian rebels.… …   Wikipedia

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