Sentence Examples

  • 1 The site of Palmyra lies 150 m.
  • PALMYRA, the Greek and Latin name of a famous city of the East, now a mere collection of Arab hovels, but still an object of interest on account of its wonderful ruins.
  • The earliest mention of Palmyra is in 2 Chron.
  • Palmyra, of which we hear nothing before Roman times, is a notable instance.
  • Here the roads from Damascus, by way of Palmyra, and from Mosul, by way of the Khabur, reach the Euphrates, and here there must always have been a town of considerable commercial and strategic importance.