Orontes

geographical name
Oron·​tes | \ ȯ-ˈrän-(ˌ)tēz How to pronounce Orontes (audio) \

Definition of Orontes

river 246 miles (396 kilometers) long in Syria and Turkey rising in Lebanon in the Bekaa valley and flowing into the Mediterranean Sea

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“Orontes.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Orontes. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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