Orontes - [ Syriac Not Available ]

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A river of Syria which runs from southwest of Emesa north to Antioch.

Place Type: river

Location

  • Coordinates :
    • Lat. 35.2728339° Long. 36.4825754°3

Attestation

  • Attestation of names الأُرُنْد and العاصي 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: 22, 23, 196, 229, 270, 396, map: Map I A2, II A2, V.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity (The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Orontes.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.
  • 3 http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/658560
  • 4 Yāqūt al-Ḥamawī, Muʿjam al-buldān (Beirut: Dār al-kutub al-ʿilmiyya, 1990), p: I:193; IV:76.Link to Syriaca.org Bibliographic Record.

How to Cite This Entry

Thomas A. Carlson, “Orontes” in last modified December 9, 2016, http://syriaca.org/place/147.

Bibliography:

Thomas A. Carlson, “Orontes.” In , edited by ., edited by David A. Michelson et al.. Syriaca.org, 2016-. Entry published December 9, 2016. http://syriaca.org/place/147.

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Entry Title: Orontes

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