Amaurote


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Amaurote

Utopian crossing; means “faintly seen.” [Br. Lit.: Utopia]
See: Bridge

Amaurote

chief city in Utopia. [Br. Lit.: Utopia]
See: Utopia
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For instance, Achoriens means people-who-have-no-place-on-earth, Amaurote a-phantom-city, and so on.
"These Ambassadors came to Amaurote whiles I was there.
La acest nume se atasau o serie de paradoxuri: Amaurote, capitala insulei este un oras fantoma; fluviul sau Anhydris, un fluviu fara apa; conducatorul sau Ademus un print fara popor; locuitorii sai Alapolites, cetateni fara oras si vecinii lor Achoreeni, locuitori fara tara.
But for most of us, any ideal city we might conjure up in our fevered imagination - Eutopia, Amaurote, Erewhon, or Broadacre City - is conceived as a built environment, much more so than as a set of laws or socioeconomic structures.
The central city, Amaurote, is the capital, the seat of the prince who is the island's nominal ruler.