Decades: 380s BC 370s BC 360s BC 350s BC 340s BC - **330s BC** - 320s BC 310s BC 300s BC 290s BC 280s BC

338 BC 337 BC 336 BC 335 BC 334 BC - **333 BC** - 332 BC 331 BC 330 BC 329 BC 328 BC

- Alexandretta in Syria founded.
- Battle of Issus: Alexander the Great defeats the main Persian army under King Darius III in northern Syria.

- Zeno of Citium, Greek philosopher, father of stoicism

- Memnon, Persian general