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A river which flows south of Arbela and north of Karka d-Beth Slokh and enters the Tigris above Tagrit.

Place Type: river

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 35.8572581° Long. 44.7915335°2

Attestation

  • Attestation of name الزاب الأسفل in the Muʿjam al-buldān of Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī.

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Works Cited

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage (Piscataway,NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), p: 10, 71, 85, 378, map: Map I C2, II C2, IV.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/894184
  • 3 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: III:139.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Lesser Zab” in last modified June 30, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/121.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Lesser Zab.” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published June 30, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/121.

About this Entry

Entry Title: Lesser Zab

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  • Data merging, Pleiades and Wikipedia linking, and XML by Thomas A. Carlson
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by David A. Michelson
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by William L. Potter
  • Record validation, normalization, and revisions for the second edition (2.0) by Daniel L. Schwartz

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