Herodotus

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He·rod·o·tus

 (hĭ-rŏd′ə-təs) Known as "the Father of History." Fifth century bc.
Greek historian whose writings on the Persian Wars are among the earliest known works of narrative history.

Herodotus

(hɪˈrɒdətəs)
n
(Biography) called the Father of History. ?485–?425 bc, Greek historian, famous for his History dealing with the causes and events of the wars between the Greeks and the Persians (490–479)

He•rod•o•tus

(həˈrɒd ə təs)

n.
484?–425? B.C., Greek historian.
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Noun1.Herodotus - the ancient Greek known as the father of historyHerodotus - the ancient Greek known as the father of history; his accounts of the wars between the Greeks and Persians are the first known examples of historical writing (485-425 BC)
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Herodotus

[hɪˈrɒdətəs] nErodoto
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