Paphlagonia

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Paphlagonia

(ˌpæfləˈɡəʊnɪə)
n
(Placename) an ancient country and Roman province in N Asia Minor, on the Black Sea
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Paph•la•go•ni•a

(ˌpæf ləˈgoʊ ni ə, -ˈgoʊn yə)

n.
an ancient country and Roman province in N Asia Minor, on the S coast of the Black Sea.
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The Paphlagonians were commanded by stout-hearted Pylaemanes from Enetae, where the mules run wild in herds.
Who should come to my lodge this morning but a true Homeric or Paphlagonian man -- he had so suitable and poetic a name that I am sorry I cannot print it here -- a Canadian, a woodchopper and post-maker, who can hole fifty posts in a day, who made his last supper on a woodchuck which his dog caught.
Paphlagonians provide the acorns of Zeus and shining