Satrap

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Some o Achaemenid empire satraps

Satrap wis the name given tae the govrenors o the provinces o the ancient Median an Achaemenid (Persian) Empires an in several o thair successors, such as the Sassanid Empire an the Hellenistic empires.

The wird satrap is an aa eften uised in modren leeteratur tae refer tae warld leaders or govrenors who are hivily influenced bi lairger warld superpouers or hegemonies an act as thair surrogates.[1]

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