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Cyrus1 British & World English

(Died circa 530 bc), king of Persia 559–530 bc and founder of the Achaemenid dynasty, father of Cambyses; known as Cyrus the Great. He defeated the Median empire in 550 bc and went on to conquer Asia Minor, Babylonia, Syria, Palestine, and most of the Iranian plateau

Cyrus2 British & World English

(D.401 bc), Persian prince; known as Cyrus the Younger. On the death of his father, Darius II, in 405 bc, Cyrus led an army of mercenaries against his elder brother, who had succeeded to the throne as Artaxerxes II. His campaign is recounted by the historian Xenophon

McCormick, Cyrus Hall British & World English

(1809–84), US inventor and industrialist. His patented reaper 1834 was the cornerstone of his harvesting machinery company, and the innovative deferred-payment plans and guarantees that he offered customers became a model in US consumerism

Cyrus the Great in Cyrus1 British & World English

(Died circa 530 bc), king of Persia 559–530 bc and founder of the Achaemenid dynasty, father of Cambyses; known as Cyrus the Great. He defeated the Median empire in 550 bc and went on to conquer Asia Minor, Babylonia, Syria, Palestine, and most of the Iranian plateau

Cyrus the Younger in Cyrus2 British & World English

(D.401 bc), Persian prince; known as Cyrus the Younger. On the death of his father, Darius II, in 405 bc, Cyrus led an army of mercenaries against his elder brother, who had succeeded to the throne as Artaxerxes II. His campaign is recounted by the historian Xenophon

Cyrus West Field in Field, Stephen Johnson British & World English

(1816–99), US Supreme Court associate justice 1863–97. Appointed to the Court by President Lincoln, he was a conservative. His brother David Dudley Field (1805–94) was noted for his expertise in law codification; another brother Cyrus West Field (1819–92) was known for his part in the laying of the undersea cable between the US and Europe 1857–66