- a river in SE Asia Minor, in Cilicia.
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Was that frightful shock and crash of the Cydnus one of these dreams?
This did not prevent his son from earning his bread as a stoker on the Cydnus.
After the Cydnus follows the Pyramus,262 which flows from Cataonia.
But he was afterwards seized again and thrown into the river Cydnus, from which he hardly escaped with his life, and was baptized.Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ
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At the city of Tarsus in Cilicia is a river named Cydnus, in which gouty people soak their legs and find relief from pain.Ten Books on Architecture
- the ancient name for the (River) Tarsus
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