Croesus

Definition of Croesus

Croe´sus   Pronunciation: krē´sŭs
n.1.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 Crœsus.

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king, male monarch
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