Parthia Reference library
The people whom Greeks and Romans called Parthians were originally Parni, members of the semi-nomad Dahae confederacy north of Hyrcania. Their Greek name is derived from the Achaemenian (...
Parthians Reference library
Parthava, which lies southeast of the Caspian Sea, was part of the Achaemenid Empire. It is recorded in royal inscriptions,
Parthians Quick reference
A semi‐nomadic steppe people who established themselves in northern Iran about 250