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Not to be confused with Basiani.
Map showing Basean from the house of Mamiks

Basean (Armenian: Բասեն) was a region of the old Armenia c. 300–800. The Persian commander Senitam Khusro defeated the Byzantines in the district of Basean, in 605/606. [1]


  1. ^ Sebeos, history 111. ch. 32-33 (63-34 thomson); storia c.30 (84 Gugerotti)

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