Lucania

[ loo-key-nee-uh ]
/ luˈkeɪ ni ə /

noun

an ancient region in S Italy, NW of the Gulf of Taranto.
a modern region in S Italy, comprising most of the ancient region. 3856 sq. mi. (9985 sq. km).
Mount, a mountain in the SW Yukon Territory, Canada, in the St. Elias Mountains. 17,147 feet (5226 meters).

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Lucania
/ (luːˈkeɪnɪə) /

noun

the Latin name for Basilicata
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