Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Syria” in book 9, chapter 43 of Polybius, Histories:

...e greater distance traversed, and they are at their highest in winter and lowest in midsummer; but this river is fullest of water at the rising of the dog-star, and has the largest volume of water in Syria , which continually decreases as it advances. The reason of this is that the increase is not caused by the collection of winter rains, but by the melting of the snows; and its decrease by the divers...

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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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