（τὰΣίγγαρα). Now Sinjar (?). A strongly fortified city
and Roman colony in the interior of Mesopotamia, eighty-four Roman miles south of Nisibis.
Here Constantius was defeated by Sapor (Dio Cass. xviii. 22; Ammian. Marc. xviii. 5).
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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