Artaxerxes

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biographical name Ar·ta·xer·xes \ˌär-tə(g)-ˈzərk-ˌsēz\

Definition of Artaxerxes

  1. name of 3 Persian kings: I died 425 b.c. (reigned 465–25); II died 359/58 b.c. (reigned 404–359/58); III died 338 b.c. (reigned 359/58–338)


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