Sentence Examples

  • NEHAVEND, a small but very fertile and productive province of Persia, situated south-west of Hamadan, west of Malayir, and north-west of Burujird.
  • The mountain Ru-u-[a], mentioned thrice by Tiglath-pileser IV., is placed by Billerbeck near Hamadan (Sandschak Suleimania, 82, 86, and map, 1898).
  • Hamadan), the capital of Astyages (Istuvegu), which was taken by Cyrus in the sixth year of Nabonidos (549 B.C.).
  • Rawlinson attempted to prove that there was a second and older Ecbatana in Media Atropatene, on the site of the modern Takht-i Suleiman, midway between Hamadan and Tabriz (J.R.G.S.
  • See HAMADAN and PERSIA: Ancient History, § V.

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