TARTARON

TARTARON
apud Order. Vitalem, l. 10. Imperator autem plurimas naves Tartaronibus onustas misit, aliosque est moneta aenea Graecanica, Graecis ipsis τετάρτηρον dicta, quam Nicephorus Phocas Imperator primus cudi curavit, teste Cedrenô, p. 658. 659. et Zonarâ, p. 162.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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