Maeander
geographical name — see Menderes 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Maeander — /mee an deuhr/, n. ancient name of the Menderes. * * * …   Universalium

  • Maeander — n. river located in western Turkey …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Maeander — Mae•an•der [[t]miˈæn dər[/t]] n. geg ancient name of the Menderes …   From formal English to slang

  • Maeander — /miˈændə/ (say mee anduh) noun ancient name of Menderes (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • maeander — variant of meander …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Magnesia on the Maeander — For other uses, see Magnesia (disambiguation). Magnesia or Magnesia on the Maeander (Greek: Μαγνησία ἡ πρὸς Μαιάνδρῳ or Μαγνησία ἡ ἐπὶ Μαιάνδρῳ, Latin: Magnesia ad Maeandrum) was an ancient Greek city in Anatolia, considerable in size, at an… …   Wikipedia

  • Antioch on the Maeander — Antiochia on the Maeander also Antioch on the Maeander (Greek: Αντιόχεια του Μαίανδρου; Latin: Antiochia ad Mæandrum), earlier Pythopolis, was a city of ancient Caria, in Anatolia. The city was situated between the Maeander and Orsinus rivers… …   Wikipedia

  • МЕАНДР —    • Maeander,          Μαίανδρος, н. Мендерец, часто упоминаемая знаменитая река в Малой Азии; берет начало в Келенах, во Фригии (собственно из близлежащего озера, из которого вытекает также и Марсий; но обе реки вытекают наружу лишь ниже озера… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

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