Euganean Hills
geographical name hills NE Italy in SW Veneto between Padua & the Adige

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  • Ateste — (modern: Este, Italy) was an ancient town of Venetia, at the southern foot of the Euganean hills, 43 ft. above sea level; 22 M. S.W. of Patavium (Padua). The site was occupied in very early times, as the discoveries since 1882 show. Large… …   Wikipedia

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  • Colli Euganei — (English: Euganean Hills) are located in the Veneto region of northern Italy, a few kilometers south of Padua. They take their name from the Euganei, a semi mythical population who inhabited the area before the Veneti. The Euganei Hills are of… …   Wikipedia

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