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Cyrus the Great: Cyrus cylinder  wikidata:Q405008 reasonator:Q405008 s:en:Cyrus cylinder q:it:Cilindro di Ciro
Cyrus the Great  (–600––530) wikidata:Q8423 s:en:Author:Cyrus q:en:Cyrus the Great
Cyrus the Great
Description sovereign, military leader, organizational founder and monarch
Date of birth/death circa 600 BC
date QS:P,-0600-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
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530 BC
date QS:P,-0530-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
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Location of birth/death Anshan Persia Syr Darya
Authority file
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Cyrus cylinder
label QS:Les,"cilindro de Ciro"
label QS:Lky,"Кир II Улуунун Чакыруусу"
label QS:Lru,"Манифест Кира"
label QS:Lde,"Kyros-Zylinder"
label QS:Lbe,"Маніфест Кіра"
label QS:Lfa,"استوانه کوروش"
label QS:Lbg,"Цилиндър на Кир"
label QS:Lda,"Kyros-cylinderen"
label QS:Ltr,"Kiros Silindiri"
label QS:Lur,"اسطوانۂ کورش"
label QS:Lsv,"Kyros cylinder"
label QS:Lhe,"גליל כורש"
label QS:Lla,"Cylindrus Cyri"
label QS:Ltg,"Устувонаи Куруш"
label QS:Lku-latn,"Balora Kûruş"
label QS:Lko,"키루스실린더"
label QS:Lli,"Cyruscilinder"
label QS:Lcs,"Kýrův válec"
label QS:Lbs,"Kirov cilindar"
label QS:Lit,"cilindro di Ciro"
label QS:Lbn,"কুরুশের চোঙ"
label QS:Lfr,"Cylindre de Cyrus"
label QS:Lta,"சைரஸ் உருளை"
label QS:Lhr,"Kirov cilindar"
label QS:Lja,"キュロス・シリンダー"
label QS:Leo,"Kiro-cilindro"
label QS:Lgl,"Cilindro de Ciro"
label QS:Lfy,"Syrussylinder"
label QS:Lnl,"Cyruscilinder"
label QS:Lpt,"Cilindro de Ciro"
label QS:Lro,"Cilindrul lui Cirus"
label QS:Lpnb,"سائرس سلنڈر"
label QS:Laf,"Koressilinder"
label QS:Lsr,"Киров ваљак"
label QS:Lsl,"Kirov valj"
label QS:Ltl,"Silindro ni Ciro"
label QS:Laz,"Kiros silindiri"
label QS:Lzh,"居魯士文書"
label QS:Lid,"Silinder Koresh"
label QS:Lpl,"Cylinder Cyrusa"
label QS:Lnb,"Kyrossylinderen"
label QS:Lsh,"Kirov cilindar"
label QS:Lku,"Balora Kûruş"
label QS:Lca,"cilindre de Cir"
label QS:Luk,"Маніфест Кира"
label QS:Lms,"Silinder Cyrus"
label QS:Len,"Cyrus cylinder"
label QS:Lar,"أسطوانة قورش"
label QS:Lka,"კიროსის ცილინდრი"
label QS:Lku-arab,"بالۆرا کووروش"
Object type archaeological artifact / archaeological find / inscription Edit this at Wikidata
Language Akkadian Edit this at Wikidata
Date 539 Edit this at Wikidata
Publication date 530 BC
date QS:P,-0530-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
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Medium clay Edit this at Wikidata
institution QS:P195,Q6373
Accession number
90920 (British Museum) Edit this at Wikidata
Place of discovery Babylon Edit this at Wikidata
Object history


فارسی: استوانه منسوب به کوروش در موزه بریتانیا. Edit this at Structured Data on Commons
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