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The Ager Romanus is the geographical rural area that surrounds the city of Rome. Politically and historically, it has represented the area of influence of Rome's municipal government. It is limited to the south by the Monti Prenestini range, Alban hills and Pontine Marshes; to the west by the Tyrrhenian Sea; to the north by the hills surrounding Lake Bracciano and to the east by the Monti Tiburtini range.
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Universal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)
Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb
The Augurs distinguished the country round Home into the — Ager Romanus, so called from the city of Rome. — Ager Gabinius, from the town Gabinium. — Ager peregrinus, from pergo, or progredior, because they went out of the Ager ...
Ager Romanus. The Roman soil comprising the territory of the city of Rome, later, the territory divided into thirty-five tribes (tribus), and, finally, the whole of Italy. Ager scripturarius. A plot of public land granted to private individuals for pasture on ...
Universal Technological Dictionary, Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences, Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers and Illustrated by Plates, Epigrams, Cuts, &c. by George Crabb (1833)
The Augurs distinguished the country round Rome into the—Ager Romanus, so called from the city of Rome—Agar Gabinius, from the town Gabinium.— Ager peregrinas, from per-go, or progredior, because they went out of the Ager Romanus ...
For the Use of Students, the Legal Profession, and the Public by Archibald Brown
The Ager Romanus belonged to tho private owners ...
by L. Richardson, jr
Ager Romanus was distinguished from ager peregrinus but embraced all the natural features, such as rivers, lakes, ...
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