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Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Armenia

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(See ARARAT.) The name in Hebrew, translated Armenia from (Ηar-Μini ), "the mountains of Minni" equatzs to Minyas, in the upper valley of the Murad-su branch of the Euphrates. Togarmah is the name of the race, the Armenians referring their own origin to Thorgomass or Tiorgarmah. In Ezekiel 27:14 its trading in "carriage horses, riding horses and mules" (so the Heb.), for which Armenia is still famous, as well as for the keenness of its traffickers, is mentioned.


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Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Armenia'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/fbd/a/armenia.html. 1949.

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