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Pyrēné

Πυρήνη) or Pyrenaei Montes (τὰ Πυρηναῖα ὄρη). The Pyrenees; a range of mountains extending from the Atlantic to the Mediterranean, and forming the boundary between Gaul and Spain. The length of these mountains is about 270 miles in a straight line; their breadth varies from about 40 miles to 20; their greatest height is between 11,000 and 12,000 feet. The continuation of the mountains along the Maré Cantabricum was called Saltus Vasconum, and still farther west Mons Vindius or Vinnius.

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