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Empuries

Emp˙ries is town in the Mediterranean coast of the Catalan comarca of EmpordÓ. It was founded by the ancient Greeks with the name of Emporion (that is market).

It was also the capital of the historical Catalan county of Emp˙ries, whose territory was roughly the current comarques of Alt EmpordÓ and Baix EmpordÓ.