TAENARUM

TAENARUM
Leuncl. Tunza, fluv. Thraciae, apud Aenum urbem, in mare Aegaeum fluens.

Hofmann J. Lexicon universale. 1698.

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  • Cerberus (constellation) — Cerberus was a constellation created by Hevelius. It was depicted as a three headed snake that Hercules is holding in his hand. The constellation is no longer in use. This constellation figure typified the serpent ... infesting the country around …   Wikipedia

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  • ARION — I. ARION Methymnaeus citharoedus, et Poeta Lyricus, ex Lesbo insul. Floruit Olymp. 28. Scripsit cantica circiter versuum 2000. in magno prerio tum temporis habita. Dicitur et Tragici carminis primus inventor fuisle, et chorum instituisse, ac… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • LACONICA — mel, Laconia, quae et Lacedaemon, reg. Peloponnesi in ora Australi. Strabo l. 8. p. 335. et 366. Plin. l. 9. c. 37. Olim Oebalia, Lelegia, etc. Ibi Sparta, Leuctrum, Epidaurum, Taenarum, etc. Urbes. Cingitur a Mer. Laconico sinu, Golfo di Castel… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Hades — For other uses, see Hades (disambiguation). Hades …   Wikipedia

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