Magna Graecia

geographical name Mag·na Grae·cia \ˌmag-nə-ˈgrē-shə\

Definition of MAGNA GRAECIA

the ancient Greek colonies in S Italian Peninsula including Tarentum, Sybaris, Crotona, Heraclea, & Neapolis


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