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Meaning & History

From Καμβυσης (Kambyses), the Greek form of the Old Persian name Kambujiya, which is of unknown meaning. Two Persian kings bore this name, including Cambyses II who conquered Egypt.
Other Languages & CulturesKambujiya Ancient Persian Kambiz Persian

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6th-century BC depiction of Cambyses capturing the pharaoh of Egypt6th-century BC depiction of Cambyses capturing the pharaoh of Egypt
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute