ancient name of .
pertaining to the or Islands. pertaining to or denoting the prehistoric civilization that preceded the historic Hellenic period and flourished on the various islands and nearby regions of the , as at Crete and Argolis. the. . an arm of the Mediterranean Sea between Greece and Turkey. Contemporary Examples Most of them live in or […]
- Aegean islands
the islands of the Aegean Sea, including the Dodecanese, Cyclades, and Sporades. Historical Examples Among the Aegean Islands, Delos has furnished us with the most important remains of early art. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 4 Various And so we came to Mudros, threading a placid way between the deceitful Aegean Islands. The […]
- 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, […]