Ethiopia   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Ethiopia   - an African country, south of Egypt
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  + Aethiopians , Ethiopian , Ethiopians
276/10 Ptolemy II sends an expedition to Ethiopia.
259/6b Ergamenes the king of Ethiopia suppresses the priests in his kingdom.
246/22 ers capture a giant snake in Ethiopia, and present it to Ptolemy.
221/20 llector of rare wild animals, and sends Simmias to explore Ethiopia.
108/17 The second voyage of Eudoxus, during which he visits Ethiopia.
100/17 king of Mauretania, goes on an expedition to the Western Ethiopians.
    Within translations:
Aelian:NA_2.11   elephants in India or in Ethiopia or in Libya, anyone migh
Aelian:NA_2.21   21] & The land of Ethiopia (the place where the gods bath
Aelian:NA_3.13   for Egypt, Libya, and Ethiopia, appearing to know the
Aelian:NA_5.27   and Agatharcides says that in Ethiopia the swine have hor
Aelian:NA_5.49   out of sight. And Ethiopian histories, which are untainte
Aelian:NA_5.51   the Indian another; the Ethiopian has a natural language,
Aelian:NA_6.10   Nomads, and among the Ethiopians all the lake-dwellers,
Aelian:NA_7.40   is a race of beings in Ethiopia among whom a dog is king
Aelian:NA_8.13   have heard that in Ethiopia the scorpions known as Sibrita
Aelian:NA_9.21   through Upper Egypt and Ethiopia), he fell in love with
Aelian:NA_9.58   lemy Philadelphus had an Ethiopian elephant which had live
Aelian:NA_10.25   along the road that leads to Ethiopia. It seems that the
Aelian:NA_16.39   there were brought from Ethiopia to Alexandria two live
Aelian:NA_17.10   Dinon says that in Ethiopia there occur the one-horned bir
Aelian:NA_17.45   seems that those Ethiopian bulls which they call ' flesh
AET_1.10.colophon   anyone of any country of Ethiopia, Kush, or Syria who shall
AnthPal_12.20   in the banquets of the Ethiopians, & or, turned to gold
Antiphil_16.147   Andromeda The land is Ethiopian ; he with the winged
Aristeas_13   mpaign against the king of the Ethiopians. But these were
Athen_4.148   to every one she gave Ethiopian boys, to bear torches
Athen_5.201   to them came some Ethiopians bearing presents, same of
Athen_9.387   and an immense number of Ethiopian birds." And Artemidorus
Athen_13.566   to this day that Ethiopian tribe called the Immortals
Athen_15.680   by the Egyptians, that the Aethiopians who had been sent as
Crinag_9.235   separates from the black Aethiopians, you have by marriage
Euseb]:Chron_57   men from the land of the Ethiopians, and a similar number
Euseb]:Chron_73   imrod" (Cush was an Ethiopian, who they believe was
Euseb]:Chron_131-135 *   How [the history of] the Ethiopians is included in the chr
Euseb]:Chron_147   25th Dynasty. 3 Ethiopian kings: Sabacon, who captured
Euseb]:Chron_183   fire devastated the land of Ethiopia in the time of Pha
Just_1.2   her husband, she added Ethiopia also to her empire; and
Malal_195   with him, and advanced into Ethiopia and the other coun
Nicand:Th_170   when it grows dark with Aethiop soil, a smoky brown like
Obseq_70   going out to battle an Ethiopian met them at the gate
OGIS_54   (c. 246)   s both Troglodyte and Ethiopian, which his father a
OGIS_168   (115)   the confines of the Ethiopians and having [the most
OGIS_199   ((?) 259/8) and on the West to Ethiopia and Sasu. 379 Of these
OGIS_654   (29) from the king of the Aethiopians at Philae, received the same
Plin:HN_37.126   comes to us from Ethiopia. Preference over this variety,
Plin:HN_37.156   gleam,' which found in Ethiopia, is generally pale, but
Plin:HN_37.165   which is found in Ethiopia, Africa and Cyprus, is
Plin:HN_37.167   the most sacred stones of Ethiopia, has a golden yellow colour
Plin:HN_37.177   and colour not merely in Ethiopia and India but also in
Plin:HN_37.182   It is found in Ethiopia. The 'sideropoecilos,' or 'mottled
Porph:Fr_42   irst to bring elephants out of Ethiopia. He had 1,500 war
Porph:Fr_56   land of the Libyans and Ethiopians, he will hear that war
Poseidon_78   summer course of the sun, and Ethiopia is even further
Poseidon_79   of the summer rain in Ethiopia, which causes the floodi
PsCallisth_2.14   and then the king of the Ethiopians, and very near Polyare
PsCallisth_3.18   gold, five hundred young Ethiopians, two hundred parrots,
PsCallisth_3.26   been welcomed by Ethiopians and Scythians, & Men dwellin
PsCallisth_3.28   fog. The priest of Helios was Ethiopian. . . Then darknes
THI_21   (149/8) who was then] governing the Ethiopians, and arranged [to be give
ValMax_8.13e.5   [13e.5]   The Ethiopians render the long life of


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