Gender Masculine
Scripts 𐏃𐎧𐎠𐎶𐎴𐎡𐏁(Old Persian)

Meaning & History

Latin form of Ἀχαιμένης (Achaimenes), the Greek form of the Old Persian name 𐏃𐎧𐎠𐎶𐎴𐎡𐏁 (Haxamaniš), derived from Old Iranian *haxa "friend, companion, ally" and *manah "mind, intellect, thought". This was the name of the founder of the Achaemenid dynasty (7th century BC).

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Entry added December 7, 2022