Achaemenians
Achaemenians (Hakhâmanišiya): royal dynasty of ancient Persia, named after the legendary Achaemenes (Hakhâmaniš). Its rulers are:
 
Cyrus
559-530
Cambyses II
530-522
Smerdis
522
Darius I
522-486
Xerxes I
486-465
Artaxerxes I (Makrocheir)
464-424
Xerxes II
424
Darius II (Nothus)
423-404
Artaxerxes II (Mnemon)
404-359
Artaxerxes III (Ochus)
359-338
Artaxerxes IV (Arses)
337-336
Darius III (Codomannus)
336-331

        Achaemenes
      |
         Teispes
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|                                                                   |
   Cyrus                                                      Ariaramnes
|                                                                   |
Cambyses I                                                Arsames
|                                                                   |
   Cyrus                                                     Hystaspes
|____________                                          |
|                       |                                          |
Cambyses II     Smerdis                            Darius I
                                                                  |
                                                                    Xerxes I
                                                                  |
                                                                   Artaxerxes I
                                    _______________|
                                   |                              |
                                    Xerxes II              Darius II
                                                                  |
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|                                   |                              |
Artaxerxes II               Cyrus II                  Ostanes
|                                                                  |
Artaxerxes III                                              Arsames
|                                                                  |
Artaxerxes IV                                           Darius III