Ascenez, or Ascantes, (C.) near the Tanais. Pliny vi. 7.

1 Chron 1:6 • And the sons of Gomer: Ascenez, and Riphath, and Thogorma.

Jer 51:27 • Set ye up a standard in the land: sound with the trumpet among the nations: prepare the nations against her: call together against her the kings of Ararat, Menni, and Ascenez: number Taphsar against her, bring the horse as the stinging locust.