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tyranny (<i>tyrannos</i>, ‘tyrant’, was perhaps a Lydian word)

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199545568
Published online December 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191735257
tyranny (tyrannos, ‘tyrant’, was perhaps a Lydian word)

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is the name given to the form of monarchy set up by usurpers in many Greek states in the 7th

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Subjects: Classical Studies

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