（ΣαρματικὸςΩκεανός) and Pontus, Sarmatĭcum Maré. The Baltic. A great sea,
washing the northern coast of European Sarmatia. The same name is sometimes given by the Roman
poets to the Black Sea (Ovid, Pont. iv. 10, 38).
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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