Sarmatia
geographical name ancient region E Europe in modern Poland & Russia between the Vistula & the Volga • Sarmatian adjective or noun

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  • Sarmatĭa — Sarmatĭa, bei den alten Geographen der östliche Theil des nördlichen Europa u. der westliche des nördlichen Asien, das alte Scythenland, welches durch den Tanais in das Europäische u. Asiatische S. getrennt wurde; die Bewohner, Sarmătā od.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sarmatia — [sär mā′shə, sär mā′shē ə] ancient region in E Europe, between the Vistula & Volga rivers, occupied by the Sarmatians ( c. 300 B.C. c.A.D. 200) …   English World dictionary

  • SARMATIA — I. SARMATIA Tolistobogiorum in Galatia urbs, Antonin. II. SARMATIA regio latissima, ab ipsis Germaniae finibus, et Vistulâ amne in Hyrcaniam usque extensa, ubi olim Venedi, Peucini, Bastarnae etc. Vide Plin. l. 4. c. 11. et l. 6. c. 5. 13. Strab …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Sarmatia — Als Sarmatien oder Sarmatia bezeichneten Griechen, Römer und Byzantiner vor allem in der Spätantike ein großes Gebiet zwischen den Flüssen Weichsel im Westen und Wolga im Osten und zwischen Ostsee und Schwarzem Meer, wovon ein Teil den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sarmatia — Sarmatian, adj., n. /sahr may shee euh, sheuh/, n. the ancient name of a region in E Europe, between the Vistula and the Volga. * * * …   Universalium

  • sarmatià — sar|ma|ti|à Mot Agut Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • Sarmatia — Sar•ma•ti•a [[t]sɑrˈmeɪ ʃi ə, ʃə[/t]] n. anh geg the ancient name of a region in E Europe, between the Vistula and the Volga rivers …   From formal English to slang

  • Sarmatia — /saˈmeɪʃə/ (say sah mayshuh) noun the ancient name used to designate a region, now in Poland and western Russia, extending from the Vistula to the Volga. –Sarmatian, adjective, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sarmatia — Sarmatian, adj., n. /sahr may shee euh, sheuh/, n. the ancient name of a region in E Europe, between the Vistula and the Volga …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarmatia (disambiguation) — Sarmatia or Sarmatian can refer to: * the land of Sarmatians, western Scythia as described by many classical authors, such as Herodotus in the 5th century BC * Sarmatian languages, part of Scythian languages * Semi legendary and unofficial name… …   Wikipedia

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