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The Aeolian Islands are a volcanic archipelago in the Tyrrhenian Sea north of Sicily, named after the demigod of the winds Aeolus. The locals residing on the islands are known as Aeolians. The Aeolian Islands are a popular tourist destination in the summer, and attract up to 200,000 visitors annually.

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of European Imperialism (1991)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

Sporades Tilos Thasos Aeolian Islands See Lipari Islands Agalega Islands See Mascarene Islands Aland Islands (Ahvenanmaa) Aland Eckerd Lemland ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Earthquakes and Volcanoes (2009)

by Alexander E. Gates, David Ritchie

Aeolian Islands. See Lipari Islands (Italy) Aeseput volcano (Sulawesi) 260 Afghanistan ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix

Aeolian Islands, Italy (2000) Mt Etna, Sicily, Italy (2013) Pompeii, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata (Vesuvius) ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

lipectomy LIP Local Initiatives Program Lipari Islands Italian penal colony northeast of Sicily; islands include Stromboli and Vulcano; also called Aeolian Islands Liparis Lipari Islands LIPC Livestock ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Coastal Science (2006)

by Maurice Schwartz

Except for the young volcanic Aeolian islands peninsula Italy has beaches along nearly 70% Figure E31 The Adriatic coast along Croatia is a typical.

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

AEOLIAN IsLANDs, are seven islands, situated between Italy and Sicily, now called the Lifari Islands. See Justin, lib. iv. cap. 1. See AEolus and LIPARI. (v) AEOLIC DIALEcT, one of the five dialects of the Greek language, very much resembling ...

Google previewBryson's Dictionary for Writers and Editors (2011)

by Bill Bryson

Aeolian Islands. Group of islands off northeastern Sicily; also called Lipari Islands. Aeolus. Greek god of winds. aerate. aerie. Eagle's nest. Aer Lingus.

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Video shows what Aeolian Islands means. Alternative name for the Lipari Islands.. Aeolian Islands pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary ...

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