- ancient name of Taranto.
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Have we not heard of Iccus of Tarentum and other wrestlers who abstained wholly for a time?Laws
Next is descried the bay of Tarentum, town, if rumour is true, of Hercules.The Aeneid of Virgil
With this force he immediately set out on his march to Tarentum.
At length the preparations for the sailing of the expedition from Tarentum were completed.
In a word, the condition of Tarentum was soon entirely changed.
- the Latin name of Taranto
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