Tissaphernes (Person, Concept)

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Tissaphernes (en), Tissapherne (fr), Tisafernes (es), Tissaferne (it), Tissaphernes (de), Τισσαφέρνης (el)Additional labels
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Tissaphernes (en)

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Tissaphernes (Ancient Greek: Τισσαφέρνης; Old Persian Čiθrafarnah > Mod. Persian Čehrfar) (445 BC – 395 BC) was a Persian soldier and statesman, Satrap of Lydia. He was a grandson of Hydarnes, one of the six conspirators who had supported the rise of Darius the Great.

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