Persepolis definition

  • others:
    • a historical city of Persia northeast of modern Shiraz in southwest Iran. It had been the ceremonial money of Darius I and his successors. Its damages are the palaces of Darius and Xerxes and a citadel that contained the treasury looted by Alexander the Great.
  • proper-noun:
    • an old city of Persia.
  • noun:
    • an old city that has been the administrative centre associated with old Persian kingdom; now in ruins

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