Pillars of Hercules definition

  • others:
    • The ancient name for 2 promontories at the east end regarding the Strait of Gibraltar as well as the entry on Mediterranean Sea. They're usually identified as Gibraltar in Europe and Jebel Musa in North Africa.
  • noun:
    • the 2 promontories within east end of Strait of Gibraltar; according to legend these people were created by Hercules

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