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Themistocles Syllabification: The·mis·to·cles
Pronunciation: /THəˈmistəˌklēz/

Definition of Themistocles in English:

( Circa 528–462 bc), Athenian statesman. He helped build up the Athenian fleet and defeated the Persian fleet at Salamis in 480.

Words that rhyme with Themistocles

Androcles • Heracles

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