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Scyllaeum

Σκύλλαιον).


1.

Now Sciglio. A promontory on the coast of Bruttium, at the northern entrance to the Sicilian Strait, where the monster Scylla was supposed to live. See Scylla.


2.

Now Scilla or Sciglio. A town in Bruttium, on the above-named promontory. There are still remains of the ancient citadel.


3.

A promontory in Argolis, on the coast of Troezen, forming, with the promontory of Sunium in Attica, the entrance to the Saronic Gulf.

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