meaning of acragas

acragas meaning in General Dictionary

a town in Italy in southwestern Sicily nearby the coastline; the site of six Greek temples

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Of all these temples the oldest is probably that of Heracles, while the best preserved are those of Hera and Concordia, which are very similar in dimensions; the latter, indeed, a Some writers place Kamikos, the city of the mythical Sican Kokalos, on the site of Acragas or its acropolis; but it appears to have lain to the north-west, possiblyat Caltabellotta,lom.

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