Alba Longa


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Al·ba Lon·ga

 (ăl′bə lông′gə, lōng′-)
A city of ancient Latium in central Italy southeast of Rome. According to legend, it was founded before 1100 bc and was the birthplace of Romulus and Remus.

Alba Longa

(ˈælbə ˈlɒŋɡə)
n
(Placename) a city of ancient Latium, southeast of modern Rome: the legendary birthplace of Romulus and Remus

Al•ba Lon•ga

(ˈæl bə ˈlɔŋ gə, ˈlɒŋ-)
n.
a city of ancient Latium, SE of Rome: legendary birthplace of Romulus and Remus.
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From them sprang a line of kings who ruled Alba Longa (twelve miles southeast of Rome) down to Numitor, whose throne was usurped by Amulius, his younger brother.
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