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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Empire

Persian Empire is any of a series of imperial dynasties centered in Persia ( modern–day Iran). ... caliphates by making Shia Islam Persia's official religion, who became Persia's classical ... List of monarchs of Persia · Iranian monarchy · List of Iranian dynasties and countries · Persia · Iranian peoples · Persian people · List of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Achaemenid_Empire

The Achaemenid Empire also called the First Persian Empire, was an empire based in Western .... This system of management ultimately became an issue for the Persians, ..... The character of the country, intersected by numerous canals and full of ... Egypt remained a part of the Persian Empire until Alexander the Great's ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Greater_Iran

Greater Iran also referred to as Greater Persia is a term used to refer to the regions of the Caucasus, West Asia, Central Asia, and parts of ..... Bahrain's local Persian community have heavily influenced the country's local food dishes. One of ... the Aramaic language which became the official language of the Persian Empire.

www.answers.com/Q/What_countries_and_regions_became_part_of_the_Persian_Empire

They took over northern Mesopotamia, Asia Minor, Syria, Canaan, and the Phoenician cities. What is today..

www.ushistory.org/civ/4e.asp

Persian Empire. ... Persia is today the country of Iran. ... in a series of poems called the Gathas, which became part of the religion's most sacred book, the Avesta.

cs.mcgill.ca/~rwest/wikispeedia/wpcd/wp/p/Persian_Empire.htm

Generally, the earliest entity considered a part of the Persian Empire is ... Reza Shah Pahlavi formally asked the international community to call the country Iran; .... Throughout Alexander's former empire, Greek became the common tongue of ... The eastern regions were conquered by the White Huns in the late 5th century.

www.factmonster.com/dk/encyclopedia/history/persian-empire

From 539 BC to 331 BC, the Persian Empire was the most powerful state in the world. Ruled from Persia (now Iran), it stretched from Egypt to India. It.

www.ancient.eu/Asia_Minor

Asia Minor is a geographic region in the south-western part of Asia comprising most of ... The Regions of Ancient Anatolia (Emok) ... Lydia was the kingdom of the great King Croesus who defied the Persian Empire under Cyrus and ... Asia Minor became part of the Ottoman Empire and, after its collapse, became Turkey.

www.ancient.eu/Mesopotamia

The rise of cities began in this period, most notably in the regions of Sumer in ... of the importance of property ownership and business in the country's daily life,” ... the bulk of Mesopotamia became part of the Persian Empire, and this period ...

www.roman-empire.net/maps/empire/extent/rome-modern-day-nations.html

Which modern day countries did the Roman Empire comprise of ... as well as the Armenian and Persian territories of emperor Trajan and the advance to ... Below you find a list of nations which were either definitely part of the Roman ... a small part of the Red Sea coast of Saudia Arabia became part of the Roman empire.