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OPHIS

OPHIS (Ὄφις), a river of Pontus, the mouth of which was 90 stadia to the east of port Hyssus, and which separated Colchis from the country of the Thianni. (Arrian, Peripl. Pont. Eux. p. 6; Anonym. Peripl. p. 14, where it is called Ὀφιοῦς.) This river still bears the name of. Of.

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