Scythian adjective& noun
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- But he writes, almost always open-mindedly, of the differences that distinguish Persians from Scythians, Babylonians, Indians, and Egyptians, as well as from Greeks.
- For example, the leaders of successive nomadic tribes which occupied the Crimea - the Scythians, Sarmatians, and the Goths - were all interested in conspicuous wealth.
- In the third century B.C., Scythians were displaced by Sarmatians, who in turn were overrun by waves of Germanic Goths.
Definition of Scythia in:
- The US English dictionary