A Smaller Classical Dictionary Of Biography, Mythology And by William Smith

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AMERIOLA (-ae), a town in the land of the Sabines, destroyed by the Romans. AMESTRlTUS (-i), a town in the N. of Sicily not far from the coast. AMJDA (-ae), a city in Sophene (Armenia Major) on the upper Tigris. XMILCAR. ] AM1SIA or 1MISIUS (-i Ems), a river in known to the Ro: northern Germany well mans. MISUS (-i), a large city on the coast of Pontus, on a bay of the Euxine Sea, called after it (Amisenus Sinus). Mithridates enlarged it, and made it one of his residences. iMITERNUM (4), one of the most ancient towns of the Sabines, on the Aternus, the birthplace of the historian Sallust.

Lacmon, and flowing into the Ionian sea river of the near Apollonia. A. MEA and named or -IA in A. CiBSTirs or (-ae). (1) honor of his wife Apama. AD MAEANDRUM, (2) a great city nils sea. Anadyomene," or Venus rising out of the The goddess was wringing her hair, and the falling drops of water formed a transparent silver veil around her form. APELLICON, of Teos, a Peripatetic philosopher and great collector of books. O. 83) : Apellicon had died just before. JLPENI^INUS (-i) (probably from MONS, the Celtic Pen, "a height"), the Apennines, a chain of mountains running throughout Italy from N.

O. he received the provinces of the Greater PhrygJa, Lycia, and Pamphylia. On the death of the regent Antipater, in 319, he aspired to the sovereignty of Asia. In 316 he defeated and put Enmenes to death, after a struggle of nearly 3 years. ) from the sea, in a beautiful valley. O. 300, who called it Antiochia in honor of his father Antiochus, and peopled it chiefly from the neighboring city of ANTIGONIA. It was one of the earliest strongholds of the Christian fjiith ; the first place where the Christian name was used (Acts xi.

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