CORDES (Κόρδης, Procop. deAedif. 2.2), a small stream of Mesopotamia which rose in the M. Masius, and was a tributary of the Chaboras or Khabúr, itself a tributary of the Euphrates.
The town of Dara was situated upon its banks. [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.