Sentence Examples

  • (c. too B.C.) the name seems to have been " District of (not Edessa, but) Harran " (Annals, vi.
  • Most probably its people belonged to the domain of the then more famous Harran-Carrhae, between which and Samosata (on the Euphrates) Urhai lies midway (some 25-30 m.
  • At such times, therefore, it included such towns as Harran (Carrhae), Nisibis, Sarug, Zeugma-Birejik, Resaena, Singara, Tigranocerta, Samosata, Melitene.
  • A centre of his cult in Assyria was in Harran, where, because of the predominating character of the moon-cult, he is viewed as the son of the moongod Sin.
  • " Giaber") makes him a native of Harran in Mesopotamia and a Sabaean.

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