Advertisement
 Translation for 'Bactria' from English to Russian
NOUN   Bactria | -
геогр.ист.
Бактрия {ж}
Bactria
1 translation
To translate another word just start typing!

Translation for 'Bactria' from English to Russian

Bactria
Бактрия {ж}геогр.ист.
Advertisement
Usage Examples English
  • In the time of the rulers of the Kushan Empire, Buddhism in large scale penetrated into Bactria and Gandhara.
  • The uprising now posed a direct threat to his army, and Alexander moved personally to relieve Markanda, only to learn that Spitamenes had left Sogdiana and was attacking Bactria, from where he was repulsed with great difficulty by the satrap of Bactria, Artabazos II (328 BC).
  • 30 Aramaic documents from Bactria have been recently discovered, an analysis of which was published in November 2006.
  • They came under the rule of Demetrius I of Bactria, who was ruling Greek Bactria from nearby Kupisa. until Eucratides I of the Indo-Greek Kingdom conquered the area.
  • During the Hellenistic and Persian Empires they lived in the satrapy of the Paropanisadai, but latter came under the rule of Demetrius I of Bactria, ruling Greek Bactria from Kupisa.

  • They came under the rule of Demetrius I of Bactria, who was ruling Greek Bactria from Kupisa until Eucratides I of the Indo-Greek Kingdom conquered the area.
  • They came under the rule of Demetrius I of Bactria, who was ruling Greek Bactria from Kupisa. until Eucratides I of the Indo-Greek Kingdom conquered the area.
  • The collection comprises 48 historically significant Aramaic documents from Ancient Bactria, consisting of mainly letters and accounts related to the court of the satrap of Bactria.
  • File:Kushan ruler and attendants, Bactria 74-258 CE.jpg|Painting of a Kushan ruler (probably Huvishka, seated) and attendants, Bactria.
  • Eucratides came to the throne by overthrowing the Euthydemid dynasty in Bactria, possibly when its king, Demetrius was conquering northwestern India.

  • With the arrival of the Greeks, writing based on the Greek alphabet began to spread on the territory of Bactria and Sogdiana.
  • To the end of the fifth century they had spread from eastern Tocharistan (Bactria) and brought several neighboring areas under control.
  • Tajikistan was part of the Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex in the Bronze Age, candidate for Proto-Indo-Iranian or Proto-Iranian culture.
  • The ancient city of Kapisa (near modern Bagram), in Bactria was the summer capital of the Kushan Empire, which stretched from northern Afghanistan to northwest India between the 1st and the 4th centuries.
Advertisement
© dict.cc Russian-English dictionary 2024
Contains translations by TU Chemnitz and Mr Honey's Business Dictionary (German-English only).
Links to this dictionary or to individual translations are very welcome!