The Phoenician city of North Africa where many Etrusco-Corinthian perfume holders have been found. In addition, an ivory plaque in the form of a boar has been found in the cemetery of Sainte Monique with an Etruscan inscription and fragments have been found of 10 Etruscan bronze jugs dating to the late sixth or fifth century BC.

Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans. .

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  • Carthage — • Founded by Phoenician colonists, and long the great opponent of Rome in the duel for supremacy, was destroyed by a Roman army, 146 B.C. A little more than a century later (44 B.C.), a new city composed of Roman colonists was founded on the site …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Carthage — Carthage, AR U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 442 Housing Units (2000): 193 Land area (2000): 1.004937 sq. miles (2.602774 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.004937 sq. miles (2.602774 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Carthage — ist die englische Schreibweise von Karthago und der Name mehrerer Orte: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Carthage (Arkansas) Carthage (Illinois) Carthage (Indiana) Carthage (Maine) Carthage (Mississippi) Carthage (Missouri) Carthage (New York)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carthage — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Carthage, que es como se llama en inglés a Cartago, puede hacer referencia también a varias localidades: En Canadá: Carthage, en la provincia de Ontario. En los Estados Unidos: Carthage, en el estado de Arkansas.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • CARTHAGE — CARTHAGE, ancient city in North Africa near the modern Tunis; founded in the 9th century B.C.E. by Phoenicians. There is no evidence of Jews in Carthage during the Punic period (before 146 B.C.E.); on the other hand, a number of modern scholars… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • carthage — Carthage, Carthago. Qui est du pais de Carthage, Punicus, Carthaginensis …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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  • Carthage — (spr. thĭdsch), Stadt im nordamerik. Staat Missouri, (1900) 9416 E.; hier 5. Juli 1861 Sieg der Bundestruppen über die Konföderierten …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Carthage — (French), Cartagine (Italian, Romanian), Karthago (German, Finnish, Swedish), Карфаген ( Kartagen ) (Russian), Cartàggini (Sicilian), Kartagina (Polish), Kartaca (Turkish) …   Names of cities in different languages

  • Carthage — ancient city of North Africa, from Phoenician quart khadash new town …   Etymology dictionary

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