Sentence Examples

  • A fine view is seen from the summit over the plain and the Pontic ranges to the north.
  • These kings, who mostly bore the Thracian names of Cotys, Rhescuporis, Rhoemetalces, and the native name Sauromates, claimed descent from Mithradates the Great, and used the Pontic era (starting from 297 B.e.) introduced by him, regularly placing dates upon their coins and inscriptions.
  • When, in 400 B.C., Xenophon marched with the mercenaries of Cyrus, from the Tigris to the Black Sea, the authority of the king was nonexistent north of Armenia, and the tribes of the Pontic moun~ tains, with the Greek cities on the coast, were completely inde~ pendent.
  • And hi; general Diophantus, c. 110 B.e., and submitted to the Pontic dynasty.
  • The most valuable historical material from the Pontic colonies is archaic Ionian pottery from Berezan.

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