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Herodotus

Line breaks: Her¦od|otus
Pronunciation: /hɪˈrɒdətəs
 
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Definition of Herodotus in English:

( 5th century bc), Greek historian. He was the first historian to collect his materials systematically, test their accuracy to a certain extent, and arrange them in a well-constructed and vivid narrative. His History tells of the Persian Wars of the early 5th century bc.

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