the islands of the Aegean Sea, including the Dodecanese, Cyclades, and Sporades.
Among the Aegean Islands, Delos has furnished us with the most important remains of early art.
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And so we came to Mudros, threading a placid way between the deceitful Aegean Islands.
The Secret Battle A. P. Herbert
The second event in progress during the interval of peace was connected with the Aegean Islands question.
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the islands of the Aegean Sea, including the Cyclades, Dodecanese, Euboea, and Sporades. The majority are under Greek administration
- Aegean sea
an arm of the Mediterranean Sea between Greece and Turkey. Historical Examples Until that time they had been accustomed to sail only from island to island in the Aegean Sea. Introductory American History Henry Eldridge Bourne The arrangement is comparable with Santorin in the Aegean Sea. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice […]
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Asopus and Metope who was abducted by Zeus and bore him a son, Aeacus. Gulf of. . an island in the . 32 sq. mi. (83 sq. km). a seaport on this island. Historical Examples It was followed by a second, which ordered Athens to raise the siege of Potidaea, […]
noun (Greek myth) an Athenian king and father of Theseus Historical Examples Medea might take them with her to Athens and trust to the hope of aegeus’ being able and willing to protect them. Medea of Euripides Euripides At last he found aegeus, lonely and sorrowful, sitting in an inner chamber. Old Greek Stories James […]
a sea god, husband of Ran, and host at feast of the gods spoiled by Loki. Historical Examples Among the passengers on the Aegir, we mentioned Nils Frland. A History of Norwegian Immigration to the United States : From the Earliest Beginning down to the Year 1848 George Tobias Flom It is a story that […]