Meaning of Diadochi in English:

Diadochi

Pronunciation /dʌɪˈadəki/

proper noun

  • The six Macedonian generals of Alexander the Great (Antigonus, Antipater, Cassander, Lysimachus, Ptolemy, and Seleucus), among whom his empire was eventually divided after his death in 323 BC.

Origin

From Greek diadokhoi ‘successors’.