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(Τηλεβόας; Tēlebóas).

[German version]

[1] Mythical people in western Acarnania

See Teleboae.

[German version]

[2] Greek name of a river in Armenia

Greek name for a river in Armenia described in Xen. An. 4,4,3 as beautiful but small. It is usually identified with the Karasu, an eastern tributary of the Euphrates in the Muh region.


F. H. Weissbach, s. v. T. (3), RE 5 A, 313.

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Kessler, Karlheinz (Emskirchen), “Teleboas”, 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 06 August 2021 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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