Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Sicily” in book 6, chapter 2, section 10 of Strabo, Geography:

... perhaps one should also believe the mythical story about Empedocles. Now if the south wind is about to blow, Polybius continues, a cloud-like mist pours down all round the island, so that not even Sicily is visible in the distance; and when the north wind is about to blow, pure flames rise aloft from the aforesaid crater and louder rumblings are sent forth; but the west wind holds a middle position...

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Sicily (Italy) 2,202 100 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Illinois, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Ohio, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Sicily (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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