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(Μαρτυρόπολις, Ar. Mayyāfāriqīn, mod. Silvan in Turkey), city northeast of Amida. Its identification with Tigranocerta, ancient capital of Armenia, is disputed. According to a late legend (J.M. Fiey, AB 94 ...

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