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Headword: *)asixi/nh
Adler number: alpha,4152
Translated headword: Asichine
Vetting Status: high
Proper name.
Greek Original:
*)asixi/nh: o)/noma ku/rion.
Same entry in ps-Zonaras and, according to Adler, the Ambrosian Lexicon.
If this feminine name is that of a woman (rather than of a place), a possible candidate is queen Askhen or Arshken, wife of the Christian convert king Tiridates (Trdat) III of Armenia (ruled 287-c.330); she is mentioned in Agathangelus' History of St Gregory and the Conversion of Armenia.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; definition; geography; historiography; history; women
Translated by: William Hutton on 28 March 2002@23:23:32.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added note) on 11 April 2002@12:50:40.
David Whitehead (augmented note, with a suggestion from Dr Nick Nicholas; more keywords) on 20 August 2010@10:31:07.
David Whitehead (more keywords) on 2 August 2011@10:08:34.
David Whitehead (coding) on 1 September 2015@08:21:36.


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