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Agaunum: Roman Agaunum, the modern Saint-Maurice in the canton Valais in southwesternmost Switzerland, was a minor post confined between the Rhône and the mountains along the well-travelled road that led from Roman Genava, modern Geneva, over the Alps by the Great St. Bernard Pass to Italy.
- part of Switzerland
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Catholic Encyclopedia (1907)
Agaunum, MARTYRS of. See AGAUNUM. Agaunum (to-day St. MAURICE-EN- VALAIS) in the diocese of Sion, Switzerland, owes its fame to an event related by St. Eucherius, Bishop of Lyons, the martyrdom of a Roman legion, known as the ...
Pocket Dictionary of Saints (2012)
Revised Edition by John J. Delaney
near Lake Geneva to Agaunum (St. Maurice- enValais), Maximian had the entire legion of over six thousand men put to death ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
This event is said to Of the have taken place at Agaunum ...
by Leo Schelbert
Christian Legion is decimated at Agaunum (St. Maurice). C. 300 The Romans build fortifications, the so-called limes on the Rhine River. 354 Alemannians destroy Aventicum. 369 Further Roman ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2A1U1N1U1M3
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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