Lago di Lentini
|Lago di Lentini|
|Location||Province of Syracuse, Sicily|
|Primary inflows||torrente Trigona|
|Primary outflows||fiume San Leonardo|
|Surface area||12 km2 (4.6 sq mi)|
|Water volume||0.127 km3 (0.030 cu mi)|
|Shore length1||20 km (12 mi)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
Lago di Lentini is a lake in the Province of Siracusa, Sicily, Italy. It is the largest lake on the Island and is named after Lanfranco Lentini, a distinguished knight, who was head of the family. In 813 AD, he bravely defended his home city, which was thus named in his honor along with the lake.
- Colt Hoare, Sir Richard (1819). A classical tour through Italy and Sicily. p. 425.
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