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See Aeolis.


(ˈi ə lɪs)

also Aeolia

an ancient coastal region and Greek colony in NW Asia Minor: settled by Aeolians.
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Noun1.Aeolia - an ancient coastal region of northwestern Asia Minor (including Lesbos) where the Aeolians founded several cities around 1100 BC
Anatolia, Asia Minor - a peninsula in southwestern Asia that forms the Asian part of Turkey
Lesbos, Lesvos, Mytilene - an island of eastern Greece in the eastern Aegean Sea; in antiquity it was famous for lyric poetry
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Aeolia is a woodland garden run by members of the Scottish Rhododendron Society and boasting more than 100 specimens.
He began his journey from Aeolia to Ithaca over again although
I recalled vividly at that moment the last lines of the book Aeolia by Elias Venezis (a famous Greek author).