Bactra


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Bac·tra

 (băk′trə)
See Balkh.

Balkh

(bɑlx)

n.
a town in N Afghanistan: capital of ancient Bactria.
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Just before the revelation two important cities in the empire are mentioned by Callirhoe as her imagined destinations once she crosses the Euphrates (Susa and Bactra in 5,1,7), a bit of misdirection from our author.