Euphrates - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- one of the rivers of Mesopotamia
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explores and repairs the Pallocapas canal near the river Euphrates.
(?) Antiochus crosses the Euphrates.
lonian chronicle which mentions digging work by the river Euphrates.
Parthian envoy, by the river Euphrates, and a magus foretells his fut
Lucullus crosses the Euphrates at Tomisa, and invades Armenia.
Tigranes, after being imprisoned at Seleuceia on the Euphrates.
Crassus ignores adverse omens as he crosses the river Euphrates.
live beside the river Euphrates, and Commagene, and the
the canals of the Tigris and Euphrates. When Nebuchadnez
between the rivers Tigris and Euphrates. Wild wheat, barl
of Tarsus, just as the Euphrates flows through the middl
Narmalacis, a branch of the Euphrates, [(?) and the Acr
volition and wanted the Euphrates to be a median between
on. He crossed the Euphrates at Zeugma, and, having been
between the Tigris and Euphrates, is made equal to Egypt
and sailed through the Euphrates a fleet furnished with
reaching from the river Euphrates, and committed to him
enth year he passed over Euphrates, and went to the superi
ria, as far as the river Euphrates and Egypt, to Scaurus,
had already passed over Euphrates, he changed his mind,
his camp, and marched to Euphrates, to meet those that wer
Samosata, a place upon Euphrates) with his troops, both
Parthians, passed over Euphrates, and fought with Hyrcan
nation which were beyond Euphrates would have raised an
ose of our nation beyond Euphrates, with the Adiabeni, by
ries as far as Egypt and Euphrates, he committed to Scauru
om, upon his return from Euphrates, he brought back into
when he had passed over Euphrates, he perished himself,
quiet, he returned to Euphrates, in order to prevent
a strong city near to Euphrates, he made the greater
the Parthians as far as Euphrates, she came by Apameia
his own country beyond Euphrates were desirous he would
herself, the Danube and the Euphrates. Then after conqu
even as far as the river Euphrates, another of his daughte
the other side of the Euphrates, that had been for some
Mount Caucasus to the river Euphrates. Being then take
ceived into the marshes of the Euphrates. [42.4] Mithridat
ctedly crossed the river Euphrates and brought his army
(c. 246) try this side of the Euphrates and of Cilicia and P
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unguarded, suddenly passed the Euphrates, and fell upon
him requesting that the river Euphrates might be his boun
ntended to turn away the river Euphrates, which ran throug
hem; he turned the river Euphrates, whose natural course
crossed the river Euphrates, to make war on the great kin
gions on the other side of the Euphrates, and almost the
broad rivers, the Tigris and Euphrates. But when he reac
a great army near the Euphrates river and the barbarian
untain ravines, he came to the Euphrates river. This (?)
assigned to go from the Euphrates river to Antioch, to
the ford of the Euphrates river and the beginning of
klat' is and the source of the Euphrates. There Darius fel
towards the river called Euphrates, which flows through
barzanes up to the river Euphrates, where it forms the bor
ong, when he crossed the Euphrates in his desire to loot
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