Baldwin, M. W. (ed.) / Volume I: The first hundred years
Gazetteer and note on maps, pp. 626-666 PDF (1.3 MB)
GAZETTEER 655 Rancon (French): village 22 miles north of Limoges. Ranculat: fortress — see QaPat ar-Rum. Raqqa; ar-Raqqah (Arabic: subject to flooding): town — L5e5, 3. Ra's al_cAin (Arabic: headland of the spring): town — M1e4, 3. R&s al-Ma' (Arabic: headland of the water): village — Lzf3, 6. R&s ash~Shaqcah or (colloquial) Ra's Shakkã (Arabic): cape sw of Tripoli — Lifi, 6. Ratisbon: town — see Regensburg. Ravendan; Räwandãn (Arabic), Arevintan (West Armenian), Ravendel (medieval), Ravanda (Turkish): fortress — L3e4, 5, 7, 13. Ravenna (Italian): port, now town — G3di, i, 2. Rayy; Rhages or Rhagae (classical), Raiy (Persian): town, now abandoned in favor of Teheran — 02e5, 4. Red Sea — Lgh, 3. Regensburg (German), Ratisbon (medieval): town — G3c1, I, 2. Reggio di Calabria (Italian): port — H1e2, 2. Rhausium: port — see Ragusa. Rheims; Reims (French): city — E5c1, I. Rhine; Rhin (French), Rhein (German), Rijn (Dutch): river — E5b4, I, 2. Rhineland: region of the middle Rhine. Rhinocolura: town — see al_cArish. Rhodes; Rhodus (classical), Ródhos (modern Greek): island — Je, 2, 3, 7, 8, ii. Rhoedestus: port — see Rodosto. Rhone; Rhône (French): river — E5dz, I. Ribagorza (Spanish): district south of central Pyrenees, east of Sobrarbe. Ribemont (French): village 19 miles NNW of Laon. Ridefort (French): unidentified place, perhaps Rochefort or Bedford. ar-Rihã: town — see Jericho. Rijn: river — see Rhine. Roaix or Rouaix (French): village 23 miles NNE of Avignon. Robecque or Robecq (French): village 23 miles NNW of Arras. Rochefort (French): town 35 miles SSW of Liege. Rodez (French): town 8o miles NE of Toulouse. Ródhos: island — see Rhodes. Rodosto (medieval), Bisanthe or Rhoedestus (classical), Tekirdagh (modern Turkish): port — J3d5, 2, 3. Romania: medieval name for Anatolia. Rome; Roma (Italian): city — G3d4, i, 2. Rometta: town — see Rametta. Rouaix: village — see Roaix. Roucy (French): village 14 miles NW of Rheims. Rouen (French): city — E2c1, I. Roussa or Ruskoy or Ruskeshan (medieval), Keshan (Turkish): town — Jzd5, 2. Ruad; Aradus (classical), Arwãd or Ruwäd (Arabic): island — Lifi, 5. Rue (French): village 55 miles west of Arras. Rufinel: unidentified fortress near Pelecanum. Rugia (medieval), ar-Ruj (Arabic): valley — L2e5, 5. Rugia: crusader castle — see Chastel-Rouge. ar-Ruha': city — see Edessa. Rum Kalesi: fortress — see QaPat ar-Rum. ar-Ru~afah (Arabic): fortress 4 miles sw of Ma~yaf. Ruskeshan or Ruskoy: town — see Roussa. Russia: region of eastern Europe — JKb, 2. Ruwäd: island — see Ruad.
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