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Definition of Croesus

Croesus
Croesus Cr[oe]"sus (kr[=e]"s[u^]s), n. [L., fr. G. Kroi^sos.] A king of Lydia who flourished in the 6th century b. c., and was renowned for his vast wealth; hence, a common appellation for a very rich man; as, he is a veritable Cr[oe]sus.

Meaning of Croesus from wikipedia

- as 547 BC). Croesus was renowned for his wealth; Herodotus and Pausanias noted that his gifts were preserved at Delphi. The fall of Croesus had a profound...
- Tolstoy's characterization of Croesus was designed to parallel the title character in his 1886 novella The Death of Ivan Ilych. Croesus is a rich king in ancient...
- Der hochmütige, gestürzte und wieder erhabene Croesus (The Proud, Overthrown and Again Exalted Croesus) is a three-act opera (described as a "Singe-Spiel")...
- total solar eclipse. Croesus (560–546 BC). The expression "rich as Croesus" refers to this king. The Lydian Kingdom ended after Croesus attacked the Persian...
- Epomis croesus is a species of ground beetle. It is found in Mali. Epomis croesus - Observation.org Heath, Jeffrey. "Guide to insects, arthropods, and...
- very inadequate cause." The specific epithet of Ornithoptera croesus, is named after Croesus, the king of Lydia from 560 to 547 BC. For terms see External...
- them will be satisfied until becoming so rich as Croesus. Scrooge says he's already richer than Croesus once was (actually the doubt about who's the richest...
- Herodotus), Atys's father king Croesus had a dream, in which he saw his son Atys killed by a spear. As a result Croesus, s****ing to prevent or stave off...
- "Chrysiridia croesus (Gerstaeker, 1871)". African Moths. Retrieved 25 January 2019. De Prins, J. & De Prins, W. (2018). "Chrysiridia croesus (Gerstaecker...
- Adoxophyes croesus is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found on Sulawesi, an island in Indonesia. tortricidae.com v t e...
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