Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Rhegium” in book 6, chapter 1 of Strabo, Geography:

...nable to think that those lying off the promontories and separated merely by a strait from the mainland have been rent therefrom. However, the question which of the two explanations is true, whether Rhegium got its name on account of this or on account of its fame (for the Samnitae might have called it by the Latin word for "royal," because their progenitors had shared in the government with the Romans...

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Rhegium (Italy) 166 34 0 0 0 user votes

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