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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: W.V. Harris
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 06, 2024 11:07 AM History
The Etruscan settlement of *Hurta (the modern Orte) was close to the Vadimonis Lacus where the Romans fought, and won, two engagements against Etruscan armies.

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    • *Hurta (Etruscan, 750 BC - 330 BC)
    • Horta (Latin, 550 BC - AD 640)
    • Hortanum (Latin, 30 BC - AD 300)
    • Orte (Italian, modern)


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 42 C4 Horta

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Orte

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W.V. Harris, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Horta: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2024 <> [accessed: 28 May 2024]

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