（Γύνδης). A river of Assyria, rising in the country of the
Matieni (in the mountains of Kurdistan) and flowing into the Tigris, celebrated through the
story that Cyrus the Great drew off its waters by 360 channels. See Herod. i. 189.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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