Medes

People from the country of Medea

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Medes

The Medes are people from the country of Medea, which Cyrus integrated into the Persian kingdom around 550 BC. The name Medes is used only once in the Book of Mormon, in a quotation from Isaiah 13:17 given in 2 Nephi 23:17.

(Source: Ed J. Pinegar, Richard J. Allen, Book of Mormon Who’s Who)

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