SU´RIUS a small tributary river of the Phasis in Colchis. (Plin. Nat. 6.4. s. 4.)
According to the same authority, its water had a petrifying power (2.103. s. 106.) [T.H.D] [p. 2.1049]
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.