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orion 1QM i,1; The 'armies (?) of the Kitti'im of Assur'



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Dear listmembers,

who knows, whether the term 'armies of the Kitti^im of Assur' in col. i,1
simply is a trivial misspelling or a camouflaged reference to the four Roman
Legions in Syria in the 2nd half of the 1st c. BC?
Unfortunately I haven^t found any clue as to several Seleucidean armies
deployed or operating either in Syria or in the Taurus-region during the 2nd
c. BC.


Greetings
Dierk

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Dr. Dierk Vandenberg
Heinrich-Heine University
Duesseldorf, Germany
haGalil@gmx.net
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