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Maracanda

[mar-uh-kan-duh] /ˌmær əˈkæn də/
noun
1.
ancient name of Samarkand.
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  • He then led his army to Maracanda,503 which is the capital of the land of the Sogdianians.

    The Anabasis of Alexander Arrian of Nicomedia
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Maracanda

/ˌmærəˈkændə/
noun
1.
the ancient name for Samarkand
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