, sc. ἀκρωτήριον
, i. e. “the western promontory”). The name of
several promontories of the ancient world, not all of which, however, faced the west. The
chief of them were:
Now C. di Brussano, a promontory in Bruttium, forming the southeastern extremity of the
country, from which the Locri, who settled in the neighbourhood, are said to have obtained
the name of Epizephyrii. (See Locri
A promontory on the west coast of Cyprus.
In Cilicia (prob. C. Cavaliere), a far-projecting promontory, west of Prom. Sarpedon.