（Σαρμάται) or Sauromătae
(Σαυρομάται). A people of Asia, dwelling on the northeast
of the Palus Maeotis (Sea of Azov), east of the river Tanaïs (Don), which separated
them from the Scythians of Europe. See Sarmatia.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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