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Definition of the noun aegean

What does aegean mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey; a main trade route for the ancient civilizations of Crete and Greece and Rome and Persia

Definition of the adjective aegean

What does aegean mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. of or relating to or characteristic of the prehistoric Aegean civilization
  2. of or relating to or bordering the Aegean Sea

Alternative definition of the adjective aegean


  1. Of, or relating to the Aegean Sea or the regions bordering it
  2. Of, or relating to the Bronze Age civilization in that region


  1. Aegean a.k.a. Aegean Airlines SA is the largest Greek airline by total number of passengers carried, by number of destinations served and by fleet size. A Star Alliance member since June 2010, it operates scheduled and charter services from Athens and Thessaloniki to other major Greek destinations as well as to a number of European destinations. Its main hub is Athens International Airport in Athens, with a secondary hub at Thessaloniki International Airport. It also uses six other Greek airports as seasonal bases during the summer. It has its head office in Kifisia, a suburb of Athens.
    • also known as Aegean Airlines S.A., Ейджиън еърлайнс, 愛琴海航空
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  2. Aegean is a record label.


"Aegean" is an artwork by Frank Leonard Brooks.


"Aegean" is a musical album of When Icarus Falls.

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Aegean is a geologic time period.

Phrases with Aegean

  1. aegean sea
  2. aegean island
  3. aegean culture
  4. Aegean Nutclam
  5. Aegean Wallflower
  6. aegean civilisation
  7. aegean civilization

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Google previewEncyclopedia of World Geography (2002)

by Peter Haggett

The plain's southern boundary is the Othrys range, which runs southeast into the Aegean Sea but reappears to form the northern part of Euboea, a long, narrow island running parallel to the coast. Two further spurs of the Pindus run down into ...

Google previewWorld War II: The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection [5 volumes] (2016)

The Definitive Encyclopedia and Document Collection by Spencer C. Tucker

The Aegean Sea is an arm of the eastern Mediterranean separating Greece and Turkey, providing access to the Black Sea and the southern Balkans. The Aegean Sea extends more than 300 miles north from Crete and varies in width from ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Bulgaria (2014)

by Raymond Detrez

Geographic area of about 65,036 square kilometers, bounded on the north by the Shar Mountains; on the east by the Rhodope Mountains; on the south by the Aegean Sea, Mount Olympus, and the Pindos Range; and on the west by Lake ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

The Aegean civilization (Hellenic and pre-Hellenic); (2) the Roman Empire; (3) Christianity; (4) the break-up of the Roman Empire by the Teutonic invasions.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Coastal Science (2006)

by Maurice Schwartz

The first province concerns the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts of Turkey on the one hand and the Levantine coast on the other hand. The second province includes three rather different sectors: the western coast of the Red Sea and the ...

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In the islands of the Aegean Sea, every island is full of graves. (James Theodore Bent)
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Scrabble value of A1E1G2E1A1N1

The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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