a town in Hispania Baetica, on the road from Corduba to Castulo (Itin. Ant.
p. 403), with the surname of Alba. (Plin. Nat. 3.1. s. 3
In the editions of the Itinerary it is called Urcao and Vircao; and according to inscriptions in Gruter (ccxlix. 3, ccxliii. 6), it was a municipium, with the name of Albense Urgavonense. Most probably Arjona.
(Cf. Morales, Ant.
p. 74; Florez, Esp. Sagr.
xii. p. 379.) [T.H.D
] [p. 2.1327]