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Trīnā^crĭa , ae, f., = Τρινακρία (with three promontories),
I.the island of Sicily, Verg. A. 3, 440; 3, 582; Ov. P. 4, 15, 15; id. M. 5, 476; Just. 4, 2, 1.—Hence,
A. Trīnā^-crĭus , a, um, adj., Trinacrian, Sicitian: “Pachynus,Verg. A. 3, 429: “Aetna,id. ib. 3, 554; “also called Trinacria rupes,Cat. 68, 53: “mare,Ov. F. 4, 287: “unda,Verg. A. 3, 384: “litus,id. ib. 1, 196: “viri,id. ib. 5, 530: “pubes,id. ib. 5, 450: “equi,id. ib. 5, 573.—
B. Trīnā^cris , ĭdis, adj. f., Trinacrian, Sicilian: terra, i. e. Trinacria or Sicily, Ov. F. 4, 420; “also called Trinacris insula,id. M. 5, 347: “Hybla,id. Tr. 5, 13, 22.—Subst.: Trīnăcris (sc. insula), the island of Trinacria, Sicily, Ov. P. 2, 10, 22.
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