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  Media   - a region in north-west Persia
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324/14 arpalus attempts to propagate Greek plants in Mesopotamia and Media.
311/30 Seleucus defeats Nicanor and gains control of Media.
193/9 58, a letter to Laodiceia in Media with the edict of Antiochus about
170/8 ing Phraates defeats the Mardi, and settles them at Charax in Media.
160/6 Demetrius suppresses a rebellion by Timarchus, satrap of Media.
147/9 thia conquers large areas of Media and the East, as far as the border
36/5 Antonius invades Media.
35/4 ntonius plans another campaign against Media, but then postpones it.
    Within translations:
Arrian:Fr_1 on; Cilicia to Philotas; Media to Pithon ; Cappadocia, Pap
Arrian:Fr_9 emus Carmania; to Pithon Media as far as the Caspian gates
Athen_04.153 ting how he came against Media, and warred against Arsaces
Athen_09.401 an alliance against the Medes; which Herodotus mentions
Athen_10.439 who carried on war in Media against Arsaces, was very
Athen_12.540 pon Arsaces, and invaded Media, he says that "he made a
Athen_12.545 the Lydians and of the Medes,- and even in earlier times
Athen_13.575 aspes was ruler of Media, and of the lower country adjoini
Athen_14.654 used to send for from Media, but they also used to put
Diod_33.28 there was Dionysius the Mede; in Coele Syria there were
Diod_34.21 families, and sent them into Media to be sold as booty.
Diod_40.4 ated Dareius king of the Medes, Artoles king of the Iberia
Eupolemus_5 ned Astibares, the king of the Medes, to join him in an
Euseb]:Chron_5 next the kings of the Medes; [ p67 ] and then the kings
Euseb]:Chron_23 apture of Babylon by the Medes, [p25] Polyhistor lists 86
Euseb]:Chron_29 yages, the satrap of the Medes, and accepted Amyïtis,
Euseb]:Chron_37 of Astyages, the king of the Medes. And then he immediat
Euseb]:Chron_47 had been brought up in Media, and was fond of mountainou
Euseb]:Chron_57 ans was destroyed by the Medes, after lasting for over 1,3
Euseb]:Chron_63 who gave his name to the Medes and the country of Media.&q
Euseb]:Chron_67 of the Assyrians to the Medes, and the duration of their
Euseb]:Chron_71 Assyrians, and of the Medes and Persians, have been des
Euseb]:Chron_157 against the Assyrians and the Medes. He subdued them all,
Euseb]:Chron_263 about the Assyrians and Medes from the three books of Man
ExcBarb_33A nder, reigned after Darius the Mede, the son of Alsames,
Festus:Brev.18 us, having invaded Media, which now is called Madena, wage
Inscr_17 (217)   cians, at the time when the Medes devastated the te
Joseph:AJ_12.257 they were a colony of Medes and Persians; and indeed
Joseph:BJ_01.13 about the Assyrians and Medes, as if the ancient writers
Joseph:BJ_01.50 expedition against the Medes; [51] yet could not he make
Joseph:BJ_01.62 expedition against the Medes, and so gave Hyrcanus an
Just_* 1.3-7 * Arbaces, governor of the Medes, having, with great difficu
Just_13.4 was set over the Greater Media; and Atropatos, the father-
Just_41.1 ime of the Assyrians and Medes, they were the most obscure
Just_41.6 etween the Parthians and Medes, and after fortune on each
Just_42.3 ished the kingdom of the Medes after his own name, under
Lucian:Macr_4 Arians, the Sacae, the Medes and many other barbarian
Malal_192 the reign of Dareius the Mede, the son of Assalamus, god
Malal_194 the land of the Chaldaeans, Medes, Persians and Parthia
Memn_22 llies the Parthians, the Medes, Tigranes the Armenian, the
OGIS_54 (c. 246)   usiana and Persis and Media, and all the rest as fa
Plut:Demetr_46 Armenia, and then to try Media and the Upper Provinces,
Plut:Eum_16 take his flight through Media and Armenia into Cappadocia
Plut:Eum_18 corps of spearmen, who were Medes and Parthians, to kee
Polyaen_01.33.1 rom their support of the Medes; which he knew they did mor
Polyaen_01.34.1 were dressed in the style of Medes, and sent them to Cyp
Polyaen_04.6.11 at Gadamarta, a city of Media, Eumenes blocked him up the
Polyaen_04.6.14 that Pithon, governor of Media, had raised a foreign army
Polyaen_07.1.1 Deïoces the Mede seized power over the Medes in the
Polyaen_07.6.1 ree different battles with the Medes. He decided to risk
Polyaen_07.6.4 inst Babylon, sent Mazares the Mede against Lydia. He orde
Polyaen_07.6.7 off their subservience to the Medes, Cyrus used the follo
Polyaen_07.12.1 most barren and sandy part of Media. When both their wate
Polyaen_07.45.2 ere fighting against the Medes; Oebares the satrap fled
Polyaen_08.51.1 betray the city to the Medes, took refuge in the temple
Poseidon_87 don in Phoenicia and Rhagae in Media. & & see also: [233.K
PsCallisth_2.9 on to the land of the Medes and great Armenia and subdu
PsCallisth_* 2.17-23 * of the Persians and the Medes and the other peoples for
PsCallisth_2.32 the other side of the Median desert, guided by the move
PsCallisth_3.22 down the trophies of the Medes and Parthians, now without
PsCallisth_3.33 appoint Oxyntes satrap over Media. King Alexander appoi

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