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Darius IIIDied 330 bc.
King of Persia (336-330) who was defeated in several battles by Alexander the Great. His murder by a Bactrian satrap effectively ended the Persian Empire.
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(Biography) died 330 bc, last Achaemenid king of Persia (336–330), who was defeated by Alexander the Great
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(Codomannus), died 330 B.C., king of Persia 336–330.
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|Noun||1.||Darius III - king of Persia who was defeated by Alexander the Great; his murder effectively ended the Persian Empire (died in 330 BC)|
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