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Synonyms for Punic

the Phoenician dialect of ancient Carthage

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of or relating to or characteristic of ancient Carthage or its people or their language


tending to betray

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In this connection, Director of the Carthage museum and site Sondes Douggui presented a project to enhance the site's monuments: The rehabilitation, restoration and fitting-out of different monuments such as the Punic ports, the Tophet of Carthage, the UNESCO square, the reconstruction of the circus, the Maalgua tanks, the Roman theatre and the Carthage museum.
the contract is intended to custody of the consolidation and restoration of the archaeological structures located at the punic necropolis of southern sardinia.
three wars broke out between rome and carthage and they were called punic Wars and ended with the destruction of carthage.
The Carthaginians should be read by those already familiar with Carthage and the Punic wars, and who are seeking a more detailed understanding of the Carthaginian army.
I was caught by these words, which describe the wealth of the Tunisian heritage: "We are both the outcome of a Punic culture and the betrayers of Carthage, Yamazighan and Arabs, foundational contributors to Christian thought and Muslims.
Schmitz, professor at Eastern Michigan University, is mainly known from his publications concerning Phoenician and Punic epigraphy and linguistics.
Virgil took the disconnected tales of Aeneas' wanderings, his vague association with the foundation of Rome and a personage of no fixed characteristics other than a scrupulous piety, and fashioned this into a compelling founding myth or national epic that at once tied Rome to the legends of Troy, explained the Punic wars, glorified traditional Roman virtues and legitimized the Julio-Claudian dynasty as descendants of the founders, heroes and gods of Rome and Troy.
Carthage is best known for its intermittent military conflict with Rome called the Punic Wars.
Toppen brings more than 30 years of management experience in the rubber industry in both the punic and private sector.
71 (Vin Diesel) The actor has long wanted to do a series of films and videogames based on Hannibal and the Punic Wars fought between Rome and Carthage from 264 BC to 146 BC.
Which city was destroyed by Rome in 146BC to end the Punic Wars?
Beyond the first chapter, which opens with a dazzling scene of young Hannibal watching his baby brother sacrificed to appease Baal Hammon (based on Jakob Seibert's speculation in Hannibal [1993] that Hamilcar Barca had four sons, the youngest of which was a victim of Carthage's notorious practice of human sacrifice), the book is not so much a biography as it is a fairly standard, albeit well-written and solidly argued, military analysis of the Second Punic War.
a first century Roman scholar, writes in Natural History of Marcus Sergius, a Roman general who led his legion against Carthage (presently Tunis) in the Second Punic War (218-210 B.
SLAVEN: Rodic, Kokalovic, Bubnijic (Pilpovic 72), Busic (Saban 58), Rak, Brlek, Delic, Vugrinec (Grgic 64), Punic, Maras, Batarelo.
Overall, there are better sources on specific issues, events, battles, and campaigns of the Second Punic War.