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Pinarus
(69 words)

[German version]

(Πίναρος/Pínaros), modern Deli Çayı. A river, dry in summer, rising in the Amanus mountains and flowing into the Issikos Kolpos (Bay of İskenderun) to the south of Issus. On its banks Alexander [4] the Great gained a victory over Darius [3] in 333 BC (Pol. 12,17,4f.; Arr. Anab. 2,10,1; 5; Str. 14,5,19).

Bibliography

A. Janke, Auf Alexanders des Großen Pfaden, 1904, 55-74 

Hild/Hellenkemper, 380.

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Hild, Friedrich (Vienna), “Pinarus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 04 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e925620>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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