Taurus - in ancient sources @ attalus.org
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- a range of mountains in south-eastern Anatolia
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s suppresses bandits in Mount Taurus, who have been ravaging Cilici
Servilius crosses the Taurus mountains and attacks the Isauri.
geese cross the Taurus range they go in fear of the eag
to the north of Mount Taurus, Cappadocia was assigned
Cilician from near Mount Taurus, who was inured to robberi
P.f., proconsul, & from Mount Taurus and the Parthians,
ond the heights of Mount Taurus will be demonstrated throu
rms were first sent across the Taurus. The phylarchs of
efiles, he crossed Mount Taurus with the utmost speed, adv
art of Asia within Mount Taurus, as a recompense for his
as far as the mountain called Taurus in Cilicia. When Ant
his army to this side of the Taurus [mountains]. Patrocl
Asia as far as the Taurus. 4 Even after the Spartan
day and night, crossed the Taurus, and arrived at his destination.
of Asia lying between the Taurus mountains and the Hellespont and
in the north between Mount Taurus and the Caucasian range. 21
the left, but keeping Mount Taurus on the right. 39 The
entered, Alexander crossed the Taurus Range with remarkable speed,
provinces that lie near the Taurus, and the Taurian Range itself,
those slopes of Mount Taurus which incline toward Cilicia,
land on this side of the Taurus and of all the cities esta
Cappadocia, Syria, Egypt, Mount Taurus and the Caucasus, was
Tigris, the district beyond Mount Taurus Sophene, that on this side
the Rhosos Mountains and Mount Taurus, - and on the coast
At Elegea it encounters Mount Taurus which however does not bar
time in this combat Mount Taurus carries the stream out of
itself are Thebasa on Mount Taurus and Ida on the frontier
at the point where Mount Taurus coming from the Eastern shores
leaving the promontory of Mount Taurus we have the town of
Cadmus, and that range by Taurus.  After Smyrna the river
from the base of Mount Taurus through Cataonia and Cappadocia; 
in the direction of the Taurus range, passing Lycaonia, Pisidia and
lake it comes against Mount Taurus, it plunges into a cave,
Euphrates on the west, Mount Taurus on the north and the
of Media, Cataonia, Cappadocia, Taurus, Amanus, Issus, the Cilician
fied the passes of Mount Taurus, he wrote a letter to Sel
trius had encamped under mount Taurus. Seleucus, who was
the whole country from Taurus to India, without a single
ngdom to the other side of the Taurus mountains. From ther
ings to the satraps beyond the Taurus. They tell me that
crossed the so-called Taurus, he drove a huge spear int
the conflict beyond the Taurus between me, my troops, and
all the territory this side Taurus, and of ten thousand
the Alps and of Mount Taurus; and starting from the little
by L. Scipio beyond Mount Taurus, so that he lost Asia
kingdom as far as Mount Taurus, and his daughter in marriage
bribed to confine beyond Mount Taurus the man who was until
(T. Statilius Taurus) - Roman consul, 37 B.C.
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Statilius Taurus secures the African provinces, and brings them under
The triumph of Statilius Taurus, from Africa.
lvanus Augustus (IX) and Taurus Augustus (X) and Sullius
resigned , T. Statilius T.f. Taurus - elected in his pla
[p110] 34 & T. Statilius T.f. Taurus, proconsul, & from
fleet. He and Statilius Taurus immediately fought a naval
condemned to perpetual exile. Taurus, Caesar's prefect, accepted the
(T. Statilius Taurus) - Roman consul, 11 A.D.
pidus , T. Statilius T.f. T.n. Taurus & from 1st July: L.
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