Porsena


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Porsena

(ˈpɔːsɪnə) or

Porsenna

n
(Biography) Lars (lɑːz). 6th century bc, a legendary Etruscan king, alleged to have besieged Rome in a vain attempt to reinstate Tarquinius Superbus on the throne
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He can see the Tiber, and the locality of the bridge which Horatius kept "in the brave days of old" when Lars Porsena attempted to cross it with his invading host.
Placed under the Mignard is Mucius Scaevola before Lars Porsena (c.
On the II day of March, during the attack on the city by Lars Porsena of Clusium and his Tuscan army of CCM men, Captain Horatius voluntarily, with Sergeant Spurius Latrius and Corporal Julius Herminius, held the entire Tuscan army at the far end of the bridge until the structure could be destroyed, thereby saving the city.
The Pixel Trade has taken Starick to the headquarters of notable clients like Tumblr, Vimeo, and chef Sara Jenkin's critically acclaimed restaurant Porsena.
El peligro de que los Tarquinos, con ayuda del rey etrusco Lars Porsena de la poderosa ciudad de Clusium, recuperen la ciudad, motiva que los romanos despachen la primer embajada en su vida republicana de la que tenemos registros.
The Italian, was a highly intricate series of chambers in the lower part of the tomb of Porsena at Clusium.
Las diferencias entre ambos textos son notables; el preparado por Salas anade un epigrafe clarificador tanto del contenido como de las posibles fuentes del mismo: <<Mucio, teniendo Porsena, rey de los etruscos, sitiada a Roma, entro solo en su real a darle muerte.
Para remediarla, un patricio llamado Cayo Mucio decidio sacrificar su vida a cambio de la de Porsena, el rey de los etruscos, quien dirigia los ejercitos que sitiaban Roma.