Most of them live in or around Istanbul or on the Aegean coast in the western part of the country.
In 410 B.C., some seven decades after their defeat at Salamis, the Persians jumped back into the “great game” of Aegean rivalry.
In a secret conclave he called for naval sorties that would set fire to the dockyards of other port cities around the Aegean.
Three distinct foreign influences may be distinguished: they originate in Egypt, in Assyria, and in the Aegean.
The arrangement is comparable with Santorin in the Aegean Sea.
Asia Minor from the Halys to the Aegean was brought under his authority at a single blow.
Islands in the Aegean sea, so called because they surrounded Delos in a circle.
Until that time they had been accustomed to sail only from island to island in the Aegean Sea.
Hence that sea was called the Aegean, and is so called to this day.
This attire more resembles the Aegean than the Homeric and Hellenic.
sea between Greece and Asia Minor, 1570s, traditionally named for Aegeus, father of Theseus, who threw himself to his death in it when he thought his son had perished; but perhaps from Greek aiges "waves," a word of unknown origin.