or Roxolāni. A warlike people in European Sarmatia, on the
coast of the Palus Maeotis, and between the Borysthenes and the Tanaïs, usually
supposed to be the ancestors of the modern Russians (Hist. i. 79).
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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