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Syracuse, as a place name, may refer to:

In Italy:

In the United States:

Suburbs of Syracuse, New York:

See also


Quotes

Up to date as of January 14, 2010
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From Wikiquote

Syracuse (Italian Siracusa, Sicilian Sarausa, Greek Συρακοῦσαι, Latin Syracusae) is an Italian city on the eastern coast of Sicily and the capital of the province of Syracuse. It was founded in 734 or 733 BC by Greek settlers from Corinth and Tenea.

Sourced

  • ...the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all...
  • In the extreme part of this island, there is a fresh water source named Arethusa, of incredible width, very full of fish, whose flow would be overwhelmed if it were not divided from the sea by a massive stone wall.
  • Stretched in front of a bay of Sicily lies an islet over against wavebeat Plemyrium; they of old called it Ortygia. Hither Alpheus the river of Elis, so rumour runs, hath cloven a secret passage beneath the sea, and now through thy well-head, Arethusa, mingles with the Sicilian waves.

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  • The grandest of cities, a sojourn dear to the indomitable Ares.

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Travel guide

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From Wikitravel

There is more than one place called Syracuse:

United States

Italy

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1911 encyclopedia

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From LoveToKnow 1911

There is more than one meaning of Syracuse discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia. We are planning to let all links go to the correct meaning directly, but for now you will have to search it out from the list below by yourself. If you want to change the link that led you here yourself, it would be appreciated.


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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Etymology

Ultimately from Ancient Greek Συρακοῦσαι (Surakousai).

Proper noun

Singular
Syracuse

Plural
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Syracuse

  1. Province of Sicily, Italy.
  2. City and port in the province of Syracuse.
  3. A city in New York state.
  4. Small municipalities, each with less than 2000 inhabitants, in the American states of Indiana, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, and Utah.
  5. A type of red wine.

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Bible wiki

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From BibleWiki


a city on the south-east coast of Sicily, where Paul landed and remained three days when on his way to Rome (Acts 28:12). It was distinguished for its magnitude and splendour. It is now a small town of some 13,000 inhabitants.

This entry includes text from Easton's Bible Dictionary, 1897.

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Gaming

Up to date as of February 01, 2010

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Syracuse

Developer(s) Jopac
Publisher(s) Jopac
Release date Magnavox Odyssey 2:
1981 (EU)
Genre Scrolling Shoot 'em up
Mode(s) Single player
Age rating(s) N/A
Magnavox Odyssey 2
Platform(s) Magnavox Odyssey 2
Input Magnavox Odyssey 2 Controller
Credits | Soundtrack | Codes | Walkthrough



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Simple English

Syracuse is a common name of several cities:








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