Bactria   - in ancient sources @

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  Bactria   - a region in Asia, north-west of India; part of modern Afghanistan
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  + Bactrian , Bactrians
306/14 Seleucus conquers Bactria.
255/5 Diodotus becomes king of Bactria.
247/9 death of Diodotus I, king of Bactria, and the accession of Diodotus
208/8 Antiochus defeats the Bactrians.
206/10 Peace terms are agreed between Antiochus and Euthydemus of Bactria.
200/24b dication to Hestia on behalf of Euthydemus and Demetrius of Bactria.
170/10 The accession of Eucratides I of Bactria.
169/13 Demetrius of Bactria conquers part of India.
169/14 Demetrius, king of Bactria, is defeated and killed by Eucratides.
159/7 Eucratides of Bactria is defeated by the Parthians.
155/15 The death of Eucratides, king of Bactria.
130/11 The Scythians defeat and subjugate the Greeks in Bactria.
    Within translations:
Aelian:NA_4.27   And the people of Bactria, who are neighbours of the Indi
Aelian:NA_4.55   ertained that those from Bactria live as much as twice tha
Aelian:NA_15.8   when Eucratides was ruler of Bactria. ** And the name
Arrian:Fr_9   ; to Stasanor of Soli, Bactria, and Sogdiana ; to Siburt
Arrian:Fr_31   were the satraps of the Bactrians when Agathocles of Mace
Athen_14.636   ewise the Lydian and the Bactrian maids & Who dwell beside
Euseb]:Chron_59   war with the king of the Bactrians and the disaster [suffe
Euseb]:Chron_231   daughter of Oxyartes the Bactrian; this Alexander was born
Just_1.1   Zoroaster, king of the Bactrians, who is said to have
Just_2.1   ers of the Parthians and Bactrians, the women settled the
Just_2.3   They founded the Parthian and Bactrian powers. They are
Just_12.5   the territories of the Bactrians and Sogdians, and distr
Just_13.4   nts. 19 In Further Bactria, and the countries of India,
Just_15.4   by this success, subdued the Bactrians. 12 He next made
Just_30.4   ying that "the Persians, Bactrians, and Indians, and all
Just_36.1   Persians, Elymaeans, and Bactrians, he routed the Persians
Just_41.1   ost powerful dominion of Bactria, peopled with a thousand
Just_41.4   the thousand cities of Bactria, revolted, and assumed
Just_41.6   tides began to reign among the Bactrians; both of them bei
Lucian:Macr_4   ians, the Parthians, the Bactrians, the Chorasmians, the
OGIS_54   (c. 246)   ll the rest as far as Bactria, and having sought ou
OGIS_264   (117-138AD)   Artasyros, a Bactrian [by race], after revolting fr
Oros_1.2.30   the Hyrcanians and the Bactrians, it is called Mount
Oros_1.4   Zoroaster, the king of the Bactrians, and after defeating him slew
Oros_3.23   was allotted the Bactrians; Scythaeus, the Sogdians;
Oros_3.23.30   Babylon. He then subdued the Bactrians who had risen in new
Plin:HN_4.39   Caucasus, was lord over the Bactrians, Medes and Persians, owned the
Plin:HN_6.47   Caucasus right on to the Bactrians extend the fierce tribe of
Plin:HN_6.48   Bateni, Saraparae; and the Bactri, whose town was called
Plin:HN_6.52   from India into the Bactrian country reaches the river
Plin:HN_6.92   This region is opposite to Bactria, and then comes the region
Plin:HN_6.134   to the country of the Bactri.
Plin:HN_6.216   the Caspian Sea, contains Bactria, Hiberia, Armenia, Mysia, Phrygia,
Plin:HN_37.65   also in locality, is the Bactrian. These stones are said to
Plin:HN_37.160   which is found in Bactria, resembles hard limestone, and,
Plut:Mor_173   imenes came out of Bactria as a rival for the kingdom with
Polyaen_1.1.3   penetrated into Bactria, whose boundary is the river
PsCallisth_2.7   mention the countries of Bactrians, and of the Indians,
PsCallisth_2.10   a raid into the land of the Bactrians. Alexander, now
PsCallisth_2.12   spirit. He had the land of the Bactrians as a bulwark. [13
PsCallisth_3.33   him as his wife Roxane, the Bactrian. And I order the
StephByz_70   Aphrodite by Praxiteles. In Bactria. Amongst the Aracho

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