ARACHOSIA


ARACHOSIA
ARACHOSIA
civitas non procul a Massagertis, a Semiramide condita, quae etiam Cophen vocabatur, a Cophe fluv. qui in Indum influit. Steph.
Item una e Satrapiis ultra Indum fluv. cuius menubut Plm. l. 6. c. 23. in descriptione Indiae, et Strabo l. 11. Item Asiae regio, Cabul Castaldo, Chesimur Mercatori. Nunc Candahar. Sanson. Provinc. alias Persiae, sed a paucis annis, sub M. Mogole, cum urbe cognomine permunita, intra montes, quae forsan alias Alexandria Arachosiae. Leucis 100. criciter ab Indo fluv. in Occasum, totidem fere ab urbe Cabul in meridiem, Hodie Mecran Hornio, ubi urbes Cuni, Musarna, Arbis. Vide eum Orbe polit. p. 478.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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