EASTON’S BIBLE DICTIONARY (1897 EDITION)
Armenia – high land, occurs only in Authorized Version, 2 Kings 19:37; in Revised Version, “Ararat,” which is the Hebrew word.
A country in western Asia lying between the Caspian and the Black Sea.
Here the ark of Noah rested after the Deluge (Gen. 8:4).
It is for the most part high table-land, and is watered by the Aras, the Kur, the Euphrates, and the Tigris.
Ararat was properly the name of a part of ancient Armenia.
Three provinces of Armenia are mentioned in Jer. 51:27, Ararat, Minni, and Ashchenaz. Some, however, think Minni a contraction for Armenia.