Sybaris

ancient Greek city in southern Italy situated on the Gulf of Tarentum, near present Corigliano, Italy, known for its wealth and the luxury of its ... [2 related articles]
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Sybaris

[mythology] Sybaris was a drakaina of Greek mythology. ==Mythology== Dwelling on Mount Kriphis, Sybaris terrorized the countryside of Delphi, devouring livestock and people. The people of the region asked the Oracle of Delphi how to end the depredations. The oracle answered that a young man needed to be sacrificed to the dragon before the p...
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Sybaris

Sybaris (sib'uris) , ancient city of Magna Graecia, S Italy, in Bruttium, on the Gulf of Tarentum (now Taranto). It was founded in 720 B.C. by Achaeans and people from Argolis, the Troezenians. It became a wealthy Greek city, and its inhabitants were reputed to live voluptuous lives, hence the w...
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Sybaris

Sybaris (Σύβαρις; Sibari) was an important city of Magna Graecia. It was situated on the Gulf of Taranto between two rivers, the Crathis (Crati) and the Sybaris (Coscile). The city was founded in 720 BC by Achaean and Troezenian settlers. Sybaris amassed great wealth thanks to its fertile land and busy port. Its inhabitants became famous am...
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