| Share
 

Samnium

Samnium (sămˈnēəm) [key], ancient country of central and S Italy, mostly in the S Apennines. It was E of Campania and Latium and NE of Apulia.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Samnium from Infoplease:

  • Samnium: meaning and definitions - Samnium: Definition and Pronunciation
  • Suggestions for spelling of encyclopedia/samnium - The Infoplease spelling checker combines spelling help with our dictionary and thesaurus
  • Lucania - Lucania Lucania , ancient region of S Italy. It was bounded on the east by the Gulf of Tarentum ...
  • Benevento - Benevento Benevento , city (1991 pop. 62,561), capital of Benevento prov., in Campania, S Italy. It ...
  • Samnites - Samnites Samnites , people of ancient Italy. Their country was Samnium. The Samnites were ...

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Ancient History, Rome


Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring