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Definition of the noun aegates

What does aegates mean as a name of something?


  1. a group of islands off the west coast of Sicily in the Mediterranean

Phrases with Aegates

Phrase starting with the word Aegates:

  1. aegates isles

Phrases ending with the word Aegates:

  1. Lymnas Aegates
  2. Papilio Aegates
  3. Lymnas Aegates Aegates
  4. Papilio Aegeus Aegates
  5. Species Lymnas Aegates
  6. Species Papilio Aegates
  7. Subspecies Papilio Aegeus Aegates

Other phrases containing the word Aegates:

  1. Lymnas Aegates Cratippa
  2. Lymnas Aegates Lilybaeus
  3. Lymnas Aegates Cretiplaga

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Google previewThe Hutchinson Dictionary of Ancient and Medieval Warfare (2016)

by Peter Connolly, Emeritus Professor of History at the London School of Economics John Gillingham, John Gillingham, John Lazenby

Aegates Islands, Battle of the sea battle fought in 241 bc between the Romans, under G Catulus Lutatius, and the Carthaginians, led by Hanno, near the coast of western Sicily, in which the Romans won a decisive victory. It was the final battle ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Battles (2012)

Accounts of Over 1,560 Battles from 1479 B.C. to the Present by David Eggenberger

See Panormus; Drepanum; Aegates Islands; Punic Wars. Limerick (Resistance to the Glorious Revolution), 1691. After defeats on the Boyne River and Linktiping at Aughrim, the Irish rebellion against the English rule of William III began to ...

Google previewA Smaller Classical Dictionary of Biography, Mythology, and Geography (1874)

Abridged from the Larger Dictionary by Sir William Smith

AEGATES (-um), the Goat Islands, were 3 islands off the W. coast of Sicily, between Drepanum and Lilybaeum, near which the Romans gained a naval victory over the Carthaginians, and thus brought the first Punic war to an end, b.c. 241.

Google previewThe World of Ancient Rome: A Daily Life Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2015)

A Daily Life Encyclopedia by James W. Ermatinger

however, Rome under Catulus with a new fleet defeated the last Carthaginian naval force off the Aegates islands and a peace treaty was negotiated whereby Carthage would evacuate Sicily and pay indemnity of 3,200 talents over 10 years .

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary Of Christian Antiquities (in 9 Volumes) (2005)

by William Smith, Samuel Cheetham

AEGATES, Saint, commemorated Oct. 24 {Mart. Bedae). AEITHALAS. (1) Deacon and martyr, commemorated Nov. 3 (Cal. Byzant.). (2) Martyr, commemorated Sept . 1 (/&.). [C.] AEMILIANUS. (1) Saint in Armenia, commemorated Feb.

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Scrabble value of A1E1G2A1T1E1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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