American Tract Society Bible Dictionary
Now Reggio, capital of the province of Calabria Ultra, in the kingdom of Naples, on the coast near the south-west extremity of Italy, eight miles south-east of Messina in Sicily. The ship in which Paul was on his way to Rome touched here, Acts 28:13,14 . Rhegium was a city of considerable note in ancient times. The modern city was nearly destroyed by an earthquake in 1783, and now contains about eighteen thousand inhabitants.
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Rand, W. W. Entry for 'Rhegium'. American Tract Society Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/ats/r/rhegium.html. 1859.