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Greater and Lesser Zab
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Greater and Lesser Zab
Zab, Greater and Lesser Significant tributaries that feed the Tigris River.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Zab, Greater and Lesser
Zab, Greater and Lesser zāb [Assyr. zabu šupalu (Lower Zab) and zabu elu (Upper Zab); Lat Lycus and Absithris (Pliny Nat. hist. vi.30); Gk. Lykos and Kapros (Strabo Geog xvi.1.4)]. Two tributaries of the Tigris River which, flowing from the east, join it in upper Mesopotamia. The Greater (Upper) Zab