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(iːˈbɒrəkəm; ˌiːbɔːˈrɑːkəm)
(Placename) the Roman name for York11



1. a member of the royal house of England that ruled from 1461 to 1485.
2. 1st Duke of (Edmund of Langley), 1341–1402, progenitor of the house of York (son of Edward III).
3. Alvin Cullum (Sergeant), 1887–1964, U.S. soldier.
5. Ancient, Eboracum. a city in North Yorkshire, in NE England, on the Ouse: the capital of Roman Britain. 104,000.
6. a city in SE Pennsylvania: meeting of the Continental Congress 1777–78. 44,619.
7. an estuary in E Virginia, flowing SE into Chesapeake Bay. 40 mi. (64 km) long.
8. Cape, a cape at the NE extremity of Australia.
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The walls are originally Roman, dating back to 71AD when the Latin invaders pushed out the Celtic tribes and founded Eboracum.
e hordes of tourists ocking to see a city founded by the Romans as Eboracum in 71AD help to sustain York's ability to be both an ancient and modern place to work, rest and play.
BACK in AD71, the Roman Ninth Legion marched from Lincoln to build a great fortress they named Eboracum.
Rich in history and atmosphere Local history has it that back when York was known as Eboracum and Roman legionaries marched the town's streets the settlement played host to its first races.
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York, one of England's finest and most beautiful historic cities, dates back to the Romans, who knew it as Eboracum, and the city's ancient roots can be traced during a visit to York Minster, a real must-see.
In the provincial capital of Eboracum, (York), on July 25, 306, following the death of the Emperor Constantius the Roman troops in the city acclaimed his son, young Constantine as their new Caesar.
Attraction:: Eboracum Roman Festival, July 26-27, The Barbican.
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And the Eboracum lads, Bryan Kendra and John Stones, had a great battle in Clubman B, the former getting the verdict by four marks, with the battling Dave Wardell third.
Eboracum and Jorvik were two former names for which city?