Who really was Alexander The Great?

Alexander being lectured by his teacher Aristotle: Wikimedia Commons

Alexander the Great, also known in Greek as Αλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας, was the king of Ancient Macedonia from 332 BC- 323 BC. That is at least what most people know about him. But, who really was Alexander, and more importantly, was Alexander The Great Greek?

That is a complicated question. Alexander’s identity has always been debated between scholars and politicians. He has become a national hero for both Greece and North Macedonia, causing problems between them.

To answer whether or not Alexander The Great was Greek, we first need to make a few things clear.

What Does It Even Mean To Be Greek?

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Big bloggers have the luxury of publishing short and sweet content that ranks without a problem.

However, new bloggers must write long content and still have to worry about not getting noticed. It’s a tough game, an uphill battle indeed. But if blogging is so different for new bloggers, how should they approach their writing?

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Alex Stavrou

Personal finance and self-help writer. I write on my blog, Creativefinancialhelp.com, which helps people make more money and live a better life.

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