Examples from the Web for oxus
Historical Examples of oxus
They found the Oxus, a mighty stream, swollen with melting snows.A Book of Discovery
Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
After passing the Oxus the chief interest of Burnes' story commences.
As they approached the Oxus it was found necessary to employ a Turkman guard.
But once over the Oxus his story hardly concerns the gates of India.
At any rate he trusted them, and it was with their assistance that he reached the source of the Oxus.
- the ancient name for the Amu Darya