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" ... mentions, feems to be the Canton of our merchants. The third divifion of Hind is called MABER * by the Arabians, and extends from the gulf of Bengal on both fides of the Ganges as far northward as the ftraits of Kupele ; and here we may obferve, that... "
Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan; Or the Mogul's Empire: With an Examination of ... - Page 9
by James Rennell - 1783 - 136 pages
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan: Or the Mogul Empire: with an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1788 - 295 pages
...celebrated Sir William Jones very ing?nioufly remarks, that " it is ufual with the " AfiatJC3 to giv^ the fame names to the countries which lie on both...the. Indus ; Bengal by the Ganges ; and Pegu by the Ir.ibatty. Egypt, in like manner, is divided by the Nile. Probably, the facility of accels to cither...
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Memoir of a Map of Hindoostan; Or, The Mogul Empire: With an Introduction ...

James Rennell - 1788 - 295 pages
...• The celebrated Sir William Jones very ingenioufly remarks, that " it is ufual with the "'Aftatks to give the fame names to the countries which lie...of 'Sindy is divided by the Indus ; Bengal by the Ganger; and Pfegu by tile Irabatty. Egypt, in like manner, is divided by the Nile. Probably, the facility...
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Works, Volume 12

Sir William Jones - 1807
...ftraits of Kupele ; and here we may obferve, that it is ufual with the Ajiaticks to give the fame name to the countries, which lie on both fides of any confiderable river : thus the province of Sind is divided by the Indus, Kharezm by the Oxus, Palejline by the Arden or Jordan, Egypt by the Nile,...
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The Works of Sir William Jones: With the Life of the Author, Volume 12

John Shore Baron Teignmouth, Sir William Jones - 1807
...ftraits of Kupele ; and here we may obferve, that it is ufual with the Ajlaticks to give the fame name to the countries, which lie on both fides of any confiderable river : thus the province of Sind is divided by the Indus, Kharezm by the Oxus, Paleftine by the Arden or Jordan, Egypf by the Nile,...
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The Collected Works of Sir William Jones. 12 (1993), Volume 12

William Jones - 1993 - 437 pages
...ftraits of Kupele ; and here we may obferve, that it is ufual with the Afiaticks to give the fame name to the countries, which lie on both fides of any confiderable river : thus the province of Sind is divided by the Indus, Kharezm by the Oxus, Palejiine by the Arden or Jordan, Egypt by the Nile,...
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