Seleucid

noun Se·leu·cid \ sə-ˈlü-səd , səl-ˈyü- \

Definition of Seleucid

:a member of a Greek dynasty ruling Syria and at various times other Asian territories from 312 b.c. to 64 b.c.

Seleucid

adjective

Origin and Etymology of seleucid

New Latin seleucides, from Seleucus I


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