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The Tyrrhenian Sea (Italian: Mar Tirreno) is part of the Mediterranean Sea.

Geography

The sea touches the borders of these regions: Corsica and Sardinia (west), Tuscany, Lazio, Campania, Basilicata, and Calabria (east), and Sicily (south).

Name

Its name derives from the Greek name for the Etruscans.

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