SOPHENE

SOPHENE
regio Armeniae maioris in Mesopotamiae confinio, ubi Tigris sub terra conditus post 25. mill pass. emergit. Sophane Trogo. l. 42. c. 3. Sophenae. Lucan. l. 2. v. 592.
Cappadoces mea signa timent, et dedita sacris
Incerti Iudaea Dei, mollisque Sophene.
Nic. Lloydius. Ad versuram ipsam Euphratis, convalle quâdam Taurum inter et Antitaurum comprehensâ, qua de re vide Salmas. ad Solin. p. 621. et Seqq.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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