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Nisibis (mod. Nusaybin) 

The Oxford Classical Dictionary
Josef WiesehöferJosef Wiesehöfer

a city in NE *Mesopotamia. After the end of the Assyrian empire it disappears from history until the Hellenistic age when it was temporarily known as Antioch Mygdonia. It reverted quickly to its old name and became part of the Parthian (... ...

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