Kokhe - [ Syriac Not Available ]

Also known as Veh-Ardashir or New Seleucia. Located on the Tigris, south of modern Baghdad, the name Kokhe is Aramaic in origin.1

Place Type: settlement


  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 33.09914° Long. 44.551979°4

Brief Descriptions

  • 321. Kokhe1
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  • 4 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/894178

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Kokhe” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified January 14, 2014, http://syriaca.org/place/475.


Thomas A. Carlson, “Kokhe.” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014. http://syriaca.org/place/475.

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Entry Title: Kokhe

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