Thucydides

biographical name
Thu·​cyd·​i·​des | \ thü-ˈsi-də-ˌdēz How to pronounce Thucydides (audio) , thyü- \

Definition of Thucydides

died circa 401 b.c. Greek historian

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Thucydidean \ (ˌ)thü-​ˌsi-​də-​ˈdē-​ən How to pronounce Thucydidean (audio) , (ˌ)thyü-​ \ adjective

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“Thucydides.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Thucydides. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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