Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Syria” in book 4, chapter 2 of Polybius, Histories:

... side of Taurus, had converted his show of power into a reality; Antiochus the Great had, a short time before, by the death of his brother Seleucus, succeeded while quite a young man to the throne of Syria ; Ariarathes to that of Cappadocia; and Ptolemy Philopator to that of Egypt. Not long afterwards Lycurgus became King of Sparta, and the Carthaginians had recently elected Hannibal general to carry on...

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Syria (Syria) 542 32 0 0 0 user votes
Syria (Indiana, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Syria (Virginia, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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