USPE a town of the Siraci in Sarmatia, lying E. of the Tanais.
It lay on a height, and was fortified with a ditch and walls; but the latter were composed only of mud confined in hurdles. (Tac. Ann. 12.16.) [T.H.D]
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.