Carrhae - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a city in western Mesopotamia, where the Parthians defeated Crassus in 53 B.C.
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general, attacks Crassus at Carrhae; the Romans are defeated with
says that Andromachus of Carrhae was a flatterer of Licini
was captured with his son at Carrhae. [not in Ar.] Venti
42 From the city of Carrhae to the town of Cathippus,
in the neighbourhood of Carrhae, the Parthians under their
the enemy between Edessa and Carrhae and killed.
cities of Callinicus and Carrhae, Narseus defeated him. After
named from its spring, and Carrhae, famous for the defeat of
drawing his army out of Carrhae against the Parthians, he had
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