Aegina

Aegina

[ee-jahy-nuh, ih-jee-]
noun
1.
Classical Mythology. a daughter of Asopus and Metope who was abducted by Zeus and bore him a son, Aeacus.
3.
an island in the Saronic Gulf. 32 sq. mi. (83 sq. km).
4.
a seaport on this island.
Modern Greek Aíyina (for defs 2–4).

Aeginetan [ee-juh-neet-n] , adjective
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Aegina (iːˈdʒaɪnə)
 
n
1.  an island in the Aegean Sea, in the Saronic Gulf. Area: 85 sq km (33 sq miles)
2.  a town on the coast of this island: a city-state of ancient Greece
3.  Gulf of Aegina another name for Saronic Gulf

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