Taygetus

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Taygetus

(tāĭ`jətəs), mountain range of the Peloponnesus, S Greece, extending c.65 mi (100 km) north from the southern end of Cape Matapan. It rises to c.7,900 ft (2,410 m) at Mt. Hagios Ilias (Mt. St. Elias) SW of Sparta.
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Fires continued to burn on Mt Parnon and Mt Taygetos, in the south-eastern Peloponnese, as strong winds and dry conditions kept fire officials on high alert.
Babies that didn't measure up were left to die on the slopes of Mt Taygetos.