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CityGeographical/Historical Info
 Ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire; also known as Takht-e-Jamshid
 Capital of the Achaemenid Empire under Cyrus the Great
 Ancient city of the Proto-Elamite, Elamite, First Persian Empire, Seleucid, and Parthian empires
 Ancient city in Media in western Iran
 Ancient city in Asia Minor and birthplace of St. Paul
 Capital And Biggest City in ancient Phrygia
 Town in Israel
 Capital of Lydia
 Capital of the Persian satraps of Hellespontine Phrygia
 Location in Iran
 Town in Pakistan
 Not a city, an evil figure in Persian Mythology
 Ancient city located in southern Iran, in Fars province, five kilometers north of Persepolis
 Town in Iran
 City in and the capital of Dashtestan County, Bushehr Province, Iran
 Third largest city in Afghanistan
 A conjugation of Decius and possibly a reference to a Persian phrase 'Age of Decius' meaning that something is from ancient times
 Capital of Bampur County Iran
 Archaeological site in Iran
 Capital of Rey County in Tehran Province of Iran, and the oldest existing city in the province
 Third most populous city in Iran
 Ancient ruins in Turkey
CityGeographical/Historical Info
 Ancient city northwest of Iran
 Ancient City now Isfahan
 City in Turkmenistan
 An Archaeological inscription in Iran
 Second largest city in Afghanistan
 Urartian fortress and temple site in Turkey
 Town in Turkey
 Town in Pakistan
 City in Tajikistan
 City in Syria
 City in Syria
 Ancient city in Syria
 Capital and largest city of Afghanistan
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 Founded by the Persian king Cyrus the Great
 City in Uzbekistan
 City in Pakistan
 City in Eastern Turkey
 Capital of the Assyrians in northern Cappadocia
 Closely resembles the Arabic word for 'guide'
 Possibly a reference to a Persian noblewoman and wife of General Ptolemy I Soter
 Possibly a reference to a Middle Persian title meaning 'army chief'
CityGeographical/Historical Info
 An Assyrian tribe of ancient origins, and a historical district within Hakkari, Turkey
 Old Persian for 'the place of god,' this is a part of the multilingual inscription and large rock relief on a cliff at Mount Behistun in the Kermanshah Province of Iran
 A town in the Balkh Province of Afghanistan
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 The Persian version of Daphnae, the Greek name for what is now Tell Defenneh or the ancient Egyptian town of Tahpanhes
 Ancient name for the modern city of Kunduz, Afghanistan
 A fort at the mouth of the Strymon River
 Site of an ancient battle
 A place where the Battle of Gaugamela occurred
 Ancient name for the modern city of Minab, Iran
 Ancient name for the modern city of Qumis, Iran
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 Province in Afghanistan
 Town in Navoiy District in Navoiy Region in Uzbekistan
 Located on the banks of the Euphrates near present-day Baghdad, Iraq
 A very small village in Iran, population 25
 Ancient name for the modern city of Shahrisabz, Uzbekistan
 A Persian city during the Achaemenid era
 A historical city in Parthia
 Capital of Farah Province, located in western Afghanistan

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