Through the Aegates.
Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: feminine
a group of countries off the west shore of Sicily in the Mediterranean
Isole Egati; anc. Aegates Insulae), a group of small mountainous islands off the western coast of Sicily, chiefly remarkable as the scene of the defeat of the Carthaginian fleet by C. Lutatius Catulus in 241 B.C., which ended the First Punic War.