CARPIS (Καρπίς), a river which, according to Herodotus (4.49), flowed from the upper country of the Ombricans northward into the Ister, whence it has been supposed that this river is the same as the Dravus. [L.S]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.