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- proper noun an ancient town and citadel near present-day
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The Armenian Protestants have a large American mission at Kharput, which is the headquarters of all those in Armenia.
If Kharput was no longer in Saracen hands, why was a messenger here and not Sabin in person?
Mardin, and confined in Kharput with Joscelin, his successor in the county of Edessa, who had been captured in the previous year.
The two cities are in constant communication and Kharput still contains 30,000 inhabitants.
Because of its height and also owing to its lack of water, Kharput is being by degrees abandoned by its inhabitants, who have preferred to take up their abode in Mezré, a city about three miles distant in the plain.
If they cluster more thickly in the vilayets of Angora, Sivas, Erzerum, Kharput, and Van, i.e. in easternmost
The widest area which might he constituted an autonomous Armenia with good prospect of self-sufficiency would be the present Russian province, where the head-quarters of the national religion lie, with the addition of the provinces of Erzerum, Van, and Kharput.
Diarbekr up the Western Tigris to Arghana, Kharput, Malatiyeh, and Asia
The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 2. (of 7): Assyria The History, Geography, And Antiquities Of Chaldaea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, Persia, Parthia, And Sassanian or New Persian Empire; With Maps and Illustrations.