Herodotus

biographical name
He·​rod·​o·​tus | \ hi-ˈrä-də-təs How to pronounce Herodotus (audio) \

Definition of Herodotus

circa 484–between 430 and 420 b.c. Greek historian

Other Words from Herodotus

Herodotean \ hi-​ˌrä-​də-​ˈtē-​ən How to pronounce Herodotus (audio) \ adjective

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“Herodotus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Herodotus. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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