Akhaïa

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Akhaïa

(aˈxaːja)
n
(Placename) transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Achaea
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During the Roman Period, the region where Greece is was called Provincia Akhaia, north of Greece was called Macedonia, the region containing the Thracia region of Turkey was called Thracia, and the northern region was called Moesia.
Pritchett, AJA 67 [1963], 1-6 in suggesting that Koulouri below the village of Keramidhi was the fleet's headquarters)and at the second anchorage on the south coast of Magnesia or even partly in Akhaia Phthiotis (see P.