ACHELOUS (RIVER IN EPIRUS)

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  • Acarnania — is a region of west central Greece that lies along the Ionian Sea, west of Aetolia, with the Achelous River for a boundary, and north of the gulf of Calydon, which is the entrance to the Gulf of Corinth. Today it forms the western part of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Acarnania — Acarnanian, adj., n. /ak euhr nay nee euh, nayn yeuh/, n. a coastal region of the W central part of ancient Greece: now part of the province of Aetolia and Acarnania in modern Greece. Modern Greek, Akarnanía. * * * District, ancient Greece,… …   Universalium

  • Aetolia — Αιτωλία Region of Ancient Greece Ancient and modern Thermos, Aetolia   …   Wikipedia

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  • Aspropotamos (Fluss) — Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/DGWK fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/FLUSSSYSTEM fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/ABFLUSS fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/KARTE fehlt Acheloos (griechisch Αχελώος) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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