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Thūrĭi , ōrum, m., = Θούριοι,
I.a city of Lucania, on the Tarentine Gulf, built upon the site of the ancient Sybaris, Varr. R. R. 1, 7, 6; Cic. Att. 9, 19, 3 (and perh., also, id. ib. 9, 3, 5); Caes. B. C. 3, 22; Tac. A. 14, 21; Suet. Aug. 2; Liv. 25, 15, 9. — Called also Thūrĭum , ii, n., = Θούριον, Mel. 2, 4, 8; Plin. 3, 11, 15, § 67; Cic. Att. 3, 5 (Thurii, where, perh., Turiis should be read).— Hence, Thūrīnus , a, um, adj., of or belonging to Thurii, Thurine: “ager,Cic. Tull. 14; Caes. B. C. 3, 22; Liv. 34, 53; Plin. 16, 21, 33, § 81; Suet. Aug. 3: “colles,Plin. 14, 3, 4, § 39; cf. “vina,id. 14, 6, 8, § 69: sinus, i. e. the Tarentine Gulf, upon which Thurii was situated, Ov. M. 15, 52: “Ornytus,of Thurii, Hor. C. 3, 9, 14; so, “Viscus,id. S. 2, 8, 20: “in Thurinum,into the Thurine territory, Caes. B. C. 3, 21.—Plur. subst.: Thūrīni , ōrum, m., the inhabitants of Thurii, Liv. 25, 1; 25, 15; Plin. 34, 6, 15, § 32.
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