Armenia vs Sophene - What's the difference?

armenia | sophene |

As an adjective armenia

is .

As a proper noun sophene is

(historical) province of ancient armenia and of the roman empire, located to the south-west of greater armenia independent kingdom from 3rd century bc until 90's bc lies in modern-day southeastern turkey.


Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • (historical) Ancient kingdom in the Armenian Highland southeast of Black Sea and southwest of Caspian Sea; area now divided between Turkey, Republic of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran.
  • A small country in Western Asia. Official name: Republic of Armenia. Official language: Armenian. Capital: Yerevan.
  • See also

    * * Meds Yeghern



    Alternative forms

    * (l) (from Armenian)

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (historical) Province of ancient Armenia and of the Roman Empire, located to the south-west of Greater Armenia. Independent kingdom from 3rd century B.C. until 90's B.C. Lies in modern-day southeastern Turkey.
  • See also

    * Greater Armenia * Lesser Armenia * Commagene