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Croe·sus 1(krē′səs) Died c. 546 bc.
Last king of Lydia (560-546) whose kingdom, which had prospered during his reign, fell to the Persians under Cyrus.
A very wealthy man.
1. (Biography) died ?546 bc, the last king of Lydia (560–546), noted for his great wealth
2. any very rich man
n., pl. -sus•es, -si (-saɪ)
1. died 546 B.C., king of Lydia 560–546: noted for his great wealth.
2. a very rich man.