Aegean culture


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Aegean culture: Aegean civilization
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Aegean culture - the prehistoric civilization on the islands in the Aegean sea and the surrounding countriesAegean culture - the prehistoric civilization on the islands in the Aegean sea and the surrounding countries; "by 800 BC the entire Aegean had adopted this style of pottery"
culture, civilisation, civilization - a particular society at a particular time and place; "early Mayan civilization"
Cyclades, Cycladic civilisation, Cycladic civilization, Cycladic culture - the Bronze Age civilization on the Cyclades islands in the southern Aegean Sea that flourished 3000-1100 BC
References in periodicals archive ?
Their art mirrors widespread international appeal, blending aspects of Egyptian, Assyrian, Mesopotamian and Aegean culture.
and brought Minoan and associated Aegean culture and influence to an untimely end, and stifled Egypt and the Middle East for decades.