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Inarimen. This name for the island Aenaria or Pithecusae (the latter being here, as by Livy VIII. xxii. 6, wrongly mentioned as a separate island), the modern Ischia, is borrowed from Virgil, Aen.IX. 716, durumque cubile Inarime Iovis imperiis imposta Typhoeo. In the process of localising the legend of Typhoeus on the coast of Italy, the name is supposed to have arisen from a misreading or misrecollection of Hom. Il.II. 788, “εἰν Ἀρίμοις, ὅθι φασὶ Τυφωέος ἔμμεναι εὐνάς”.Prochyten, the Prochyta alta of Virg. Aen.IX. 715, so called, according to Pliny, as having originated from a partial disruption of Aenaria, quia profusa (“προχύτη”) ab Aenaria erat.
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