SIRBITUM a city of Aethiopia, above which the mountains cease, and at a distance of 14 days' sail from Meroë. (Plin. Nat. 6.30. s. 35.) From these particulars Mannert (x. pt. i. p. 171) is induced to regard it as the modern Senaar. [T.H.D]
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