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A large, fertile farming region northeast of Antioch of Syria, which served as a major food source for the city.
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AMUQ PLAIN. A small plain in S Turkey located on the curve of the Orontes, a river which runs S–N to this point, where it then flows S–W to empty into the Mediterranean. It forms a meeting point, or crossroads, of the following: the Ghab Valley through which the Orontes flows; the N road which runs along
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AMUQ PLAIN. A plain on the Orontes River, historically in the region of Syria but located today within the southern border of Turkey. The plain is bounded on the north and west by the Amanus Mountains and in the south by the Ghab Valley. The Orontes River flows south to north through the Ghab Valley