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    Default Is Viriatus regarded as a national hero in Portugal nowadays?

    Even in the modern Portuguese army, is he honored as a hero?

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    Default Re: Is Viriatus regarded as a national hero in Portugal nowadays?

    Quote Originally Posted by twgamer20197 View Post
    Even in the modern Portuguese army, is he honored as a hero?
    Seems rather silly if he is seeing as modern Portugal has pretty much no link to to the man. Seems like mythologizing that probably was created during the Estado Novo.
    Last edited by conon394; October 27, 2021 at 06:55 AM.
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