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date: 23 June 2024

Tmutorokan 

Source:
The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Author(s):
Omeljan PritsakOmeljan Pritsak

(τὰ Μάτραχα), also Tmutarakan, city on the east side of the Crimean strait of Kerč, succeeding the ancient Greek colony of Hermonassa. Located apart from the main barbarian routes in the 4th C., Hermonassa suffered less than Tanais or the cities of the Crimea. Based on archaeological data, ... ...

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