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(᾽Ασπρόκαστρoν, or Maurokastron; Ital. Moncastro; Turk. Akkerman; Rum. Cetatea Albă; Russ. Belgorod Dnestrovskij—four of its names mean “White Fort”; Maurokastron and the corrupted form Moncastro mean “Black Fort”), city and ...

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