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"X He first navigators, who ventured at the Black Sea, having been repulsed or massacred via the ferocious population of the coast, it bought the identify of Axinos, "unfriendly to strangers." The repeated visits of the Greeks, in spite of the fact that, softening the manners of these barbarous tribes, colonies have been confirmed, and Aocinos used to be replaced for Euxinus, "friendly to strangers." throughout the iciness the ocean is way of the time lined with clouds and thick fogs; from this situation, the profound obscurity of the heavens in storms, and the darkish visual appeal, which the thick forests on its mountainous borders express, it most likely obtained the fashionable identify of Black Sea; for the sand at the shore, is of a similar color with the sand of the White Sea, and its waters are as natural and translucent as these of the ocean(...)".

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