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Atropatene

[a-truh-puh-tee-nuh]
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  1. Media Atropatene.
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  • The eastern parts are contiguous to the Greater Media, and to Atropatene.

    The Geography of Strabo, Volume II (of 3)

    Strabo

  • The Araxes, after running to the east as far as Atropatene, makes a bend towards the west and north.

  • Atropatene is the elevated plain which spreads round the lake which Ptolemy calls the Matienian lake (now Urumiah).