SAMARIANE a town of Hyrcania, mentioned by Strabo (xi. p.508).
It is no doubt the same as that called Samaranne by Ptolemy (6.9.2), and by Ammianus Marcellinus, Saramanna (23.6).
It cannot be identified with any modern place. [V]
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.