Maeotis


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Maeotis

 

(Greek, Maiotis), the name for the Sea of Azov among the ancient Greeks and Romans (seventh century B.C. to the fourth century A.D.), connected with the name of the local Maeotae tribes.

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The saga of the white stag contains some historical truth as it points to the Maeotis marshes, which are near the Black Sea.