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- a region on the south-east coast of Anatolia
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+ Cilician , Cilicians
Antigonus sends a force through Cilicia to attack Eumenes.
Demetrius defeats the generals of Ptolemy in Cilicia.
Demetrius seizes control of Cilicia.
lemaic governor, founds the city of Arsinoe on the coast of Cilicia.
RC_30, part of a letter of Ptolemy concerning Soli in Cilicia.
suppresses bandits in Mount Taurus, who have been ravaging Cilicia.
alks to eminent scholars at Athens, before travelling on to Cilicia.
Sulla, the propraetor of Cilicia, installs Ariobarzanes as king of
proquaestor to Dolabella in Cilicia, and loots various allied states
Scaurus after returning from Cilicia, and is convicted of extortion.
Servilius subdues Cilicia, and captures the cities of Attalis, Corycu
Tigranes settles Arabs in the region of Commagene and Cilicia.
neral comments on Servilius' campaigns against the Cilician pirates.
Servilius celebrates a triumph for his conquest of Cilicia.
The death of Octavius, the new Roman commander in Cilicia.
Pompeius proceeds to Cilicia, via Athens and Rhodes, where he listens
escaped to their bases in Cilicia, and captures over 800 of their
uls the provinces of Macedonia and Cilicia (later changed to Syria).
M.Brutus goes to Cilicia, after declining an invitation to serve
Cicero arrives in the province of Cilicia, at Laodiceia.
M.Brutus remain for some time in Cilicia, but fail to meet Cicero.
rates a triumph, for victories won while he was governor of Cilicia.
icero captures the stronghold of the Cilician rebels at Pindenissum.
rosecuted by Dolabella for his conduct in Cilicia, but is acquitted.
for Cicero's victories in Cilicia, despite the opposition of M.Cat
General comments on Cicero's conduct as governor of Cilicia.
persuades the inhabitants of Cilicia, including Tarsus, to support
Labienus out of Asia Minor, and defeats him near the Cilician Gates.
ibutes the territory of the kings in Cappadocia, Pontus and Cilicia.
Syria, Phoenicia, and Cilicia, and said [2Maccabees,
was given to Laomedon; Cilicia to Philotas; Media to Pit
Laomedon the Mytilenean; Cilicia to Philoxenus, who had
and then three thousand Cilicians, armed in the fashion
as far as Pamphylia and Cilicia: and the kings of the Arm
all those who died in Cilicia, in defence of your domin
highest perfection at Soli in Cilicia, and at Rhodes. The
the Roman general, in Cilicia, speaks in the following
Syria, Phoenicia, and Cilicia, and promised to provide
 & When I had left Cilicia, and arrived at Rhodes,
commanded under him in Cilicia, where he lost his life:
for I was then abroad in Cilicia) he likewise lost himself
and his forces have arrived in Cilicia. Cilicia will be
lished this same deed in Cilicia, at the mouth of the rive
the mean time, a Cilician called Cleon instigated anothe
Athenion, a valiant man, and a Cilician. This man, who was
ere was one Agamemnon, a Cilician, who on account of his
rabs, also Syria next to Cilicia, Judaea, Arabia, the prov
ia. After reaching Cilicia, they decided to bring back Phi
Greeks had arrived in Cilicia with the intention of fig
naval battle off the coast of Cilicia. He established a
capture, he was sent to Cilicia, and was kept in royal
the city called Mopsuestia in Cilicia, the victory went
Deasander He assigned Cilicia and Isauria and all the
Judaea was conquered; Cilicia and Syria came into the
andit war, subjugated he Cilicians and the Isaurians, who
Dareius in battle at Issus in Cilicia, and again defeated
Ar.] Pylades of Cilicia, a performer of mimes, was the
an, brought him, and sailed to Cilicia.  This thing
lled out of Antioch, came into Cilicia.  Ptolemy
army, and came out of Cilicia into Syria, and burnt the
his defeat, retired into Cilicia; but the child Antiochus
oreigners of Pisidia and Cilicia; for as to the Syrians,
legions, and then went away to Cilicia, and made haste to
ia, Cleopatra met him in Cilicia, and brought him to fall
aries, the Pisidians and Cilicians, assisted him; for as
himself to go through Cilicia, in his way to Rome, havi
the small cities about Cilicia, of those annual pensions
got possession of Rhodes and Cilicia without an effort.
assigned Lycaonia and Cilicia; and the Roman people
oon afterwards Crete and Cilicia, being subdued in the war
nce; and Philotas was allotted Cilicia. 13 Philon of Illyr
given to Cleitus. Cilicia, being taken from Philotas, was
lain hid in a corner of Cilicia, and now, when Tigranes
parates the countries of Cilicia and Syria; the river is
the city of Rhosus in Cilicia, which had been founded
Malal_* 210-213 *
the mountain called Taurus in Cilicia. When Antiochus had
Egypt. Syria and Cilicia had already become subject to
(c. 246) the Euphrates and of Cilicia and Pamphylia and Ioni
ise the siege of Soli in Cilicia, desired he would show
icular upon the coast of Cilicia, which had been given to
ntations Seleucus marched into Cilicia with a great army.
made a feint of moving towards Cilicia. But afterwards in
Eumenes when he had reached Cilicia. The pretence was,
now sent Antipater into Cilicia, and taking a considerabl
about Syria, Phoenicia, Cilicia, Pamphylia, and even to
for Rhosus, a port of Cilicia, and charged with great
the barbarians, fled towards Cilicia. To conceal himself
Caesar was captured by some Cilician pirates near Malea
he conquered Syria and Cilicia and the Eastern regions
to Ptolemy, in Syria and Cilicia and Lycia. At that
only to possess Syria, Cilicia, Lycia, and the other pro
of the barbarians by way of Cilicia.  & Then Darius
as he journeyed through Cilicia, came to a river called
the satraps of Syria and Cilicia and Cappadocia and Paphla
ht, and, on reaching the Cilician Mountains, he awaited
ians. He assigns Pamphylia and Cilicia to Antigonus. . .
aintained in Asia and in Cilicia because of the excessive
ither Gaul and Octavius taking Cilicia. Then the next cons
(238-221) y, being commander in Cilicia, occupied a strategic
ribe of Parthians in India. In Cilicia. In Cyprus. By Moun
Vit:Arat_* 1-4 *
distinguished city in Cilicia, the home of many excelle
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