Agrigento


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A·gri·gen·to

 (ä′grĭ-jĕn′tō, ăg′rĭ-)
A city of southwest Sicily, Italy, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. It was founded c. 580 bc by Greek colonists.

Agrigento

(Italian aɡriˈdʒɛnto)
n
(Placename) a town in Italy, in SW Sicily: site of six Greek temples. Pop: 54 619 (2001). Former name (until 1927): Girgenti

A•gri•gen•to

(ˌɑ griˈdʒɛn tɔ)

n.
a city in S Italy. 51,931.
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Noun1.Agrigento - a town in Italy in southwestern Sicily near the coastAgrigento - a town in Italy in southwestern Sicily near the coast; the site of six Greek temples
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One of the illegal migrants said about 40 of his fellow immigrants are taken each day on board a ferry from the island to Agrigento and left to their fate without any information or referral to services on the territory.
The unglazed pottery was found at a Copper Age archaeological site at Monte Kronio, in the province Agrigento on the western coast of the Italian island of Sicily.
Lead author Davide Tanasi from the University Of South Florida in Tampa, US conducted chemical analysis of residue on unglazed pottery found at the Copper Age site of Monte Kronio in Agrigento, located off the southwest coast of Sicily.
One red hat instead went to Archbishop Francesco Montenegro of Agrigento, Sicily, who heads the Italian bishops' commission on migration, an issue of particular importance to Francis.
Tal qual na pintura de Caspar Fridrich, The Temple of Juno in Agrigento, de c.
Libya is a strategic and historic partner with Italy, he said, pointing out the importance of the Italian-Libyan economic forum, slated for July 7 in Agrigento, in highlighting the two countries' bilateral ties.
Another revolt began in 937 in Agrigento and was supported by Muslim communities across the island starting in 939.
Nacio el 28 de junio de 1867, en la ciudad siciliana de Agrigento.
While it's not strictly a sporting activity, Verdura can also arrange an excursion to the incredible Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, which will clock up a fair few steps on your pedometer.
Lampedusa is the largest of the three small islands in the province of Agrigento, Sicily.
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ROMA (CyHAN)- The Italian coast guard on Friday spotted the bodies of two migrants at sea off the Sicilian city of Agrigento, ANSA news agency reported.