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List of ancient Persians

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List of ancient Persians


  • Monarchs 1
    • Median Dynasty 1.1
    • Achaemenid dynasty 1.2
    • Parthia dynasty 1.3
    • Sassanid dynasty, 224-651 1.4


Median Dynasty

The Medes were an Iranian people. The Persians, a closely related and subject people, revolted against the Median empire during the 6th century BC.

Achaemenid dynasty

The epigraphic evidence for the rulers before Cyrus the Great is highly suspect, and often considered to have been invented by Darius I.

Parthian dynasty

See also Argead and Seleucid dynasty for the foreign rulers over Persia 330- 247 BC BC

Sassanid dynasty, 224-651

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