Sibir, ancient city near Tobolsk.
Mercator and Hondius (10th Ed., 1630) and N.
Sanson (1650) show Jorman on the south of the
Kama R., Pascherti in the position of Ufa, the
present head-quarter of the Bashkirs, Sagatin
(= Fachatim of the text) at the head of the
Ufa River, Marmorea on the Bielaya south of
Ufa. Blaeu (1662) has these, similarly placed, except Jorman. He has, however, Iurmen as a tract between Astracan and the Iaik. I suspect these names in the main were mere traditions from old maps like the Catalana.
Altai and Thian Shan.
The Jazirah or Island on the W olga (nr. Zaritzin).
Countries South of the Caspian.
MAJOR, KINGDOM OF TAURIS AND CHALD/FA."
Echmiazin ? or Uch Kilisi (see p. 301). Malasjerda.
Jazirah on the Tigris.
Harba (see Ibn Bat., ii, 132, and J.R. C.S. ix, 445).
L. Urumia. Maragha.
Karmisin is mentioned by Ibn Khallikan as a place in Kurdistan. I cannot find any other reference to it (see Quatremère's Rashid, p. 266).
Abadan, on Island in mouth of Tigris.