Media Atropatene
geographical name — see Azerbaijan 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Media Atropatene — an ancient region in NW Iran, formerly a part of Media. Also called Atropatene. * * * …   Universalium

  • Media Atropatene — Me′dia Atropate′ne n. geg anh an ancient region in NW Iran, formerly a part of Media Also called Atropatene …   From formal English to slang

  • Media Atropatene — an ancient region in NW Iran, formerly a part of Media. Also called Atropatene …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mithridates I of Media Atropatene — Mithridates I (100 66 BCE) was a ruler of the Achaemenid Atropatene kingdom of Armenia. He ruled from 67 BCE to 66 BCE. He was a son in law of Tigranes the Great. References External links Categories: 1st century BC Asian rulersRulers of Media… …   Wikipedia

  • Atropatene — ← 320s BC–3rd century AD …   Wikipedia

  • Atropatene — o Media Atropatene es el nombre con el que se conocía en la antigüedad clásica a la región que se corresponde con Azerbaiyán. Durante el Imperio aqueménida, formaba parte de él, integrado en las satrapías de Matiana (XVIII) y Caspiana (XI).… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Atropatene — (auch Media Atropatene) war ein unabhängiges Königreich, das hauptsächlich auf dem Gebiet der iranischen Provinzen Ardabil, West Aserbaidschan und Ost Aserbaidschan lag, und heute häufig als Vorgängerstaat von Aserbaidschan angesehen wird.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Media (Territory) — Media (known in Greek also as Medea , Μηδία) was a historic land inhabited by Medes, bounded on the north by Araxes, on the west by Tigris, on the south by territory of Elam and Pars, and on the east by Salt desert of Iran and Caspian sea. It was …   Wikipedia

  • Atropatene — /a treuh peuh tee neuh/, n. See Media Atropatene. * * * …   Universalium

  • Atropatene — At•ro•pa•te•ne [[t]ˌæ trə pəˈti nə[/t]] n. anh geg Media Atropatene …   From formal English to slang

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”