Aigina


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Noun1.Aigina - an island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic GulfAigina - an island in the Aegean Sea in the Saronic Gulf
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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Aigina's Apollo temple also points at Delos, and so does that of Eretria on the island of Euboea.
A Local History of Greek Polytheism: Gods, People, and the Land of Aigina, 800-400 BCE
When I finally crawled into bed at 5.30am, our sailing trip to Aigina island the next day wasn't sounding very inviting.
It undertook to develop Zone 5 of the programme (Florina, Pella, Grevena, Kozani, Kastoria, Imathia, Heraklion, Lasithio, the islands of Aigina, Poros, Angistri, as well as Salamina and Ampelakia) and currently provides coverage in all four districts of Crete through a collective network of 1,600 kilometres of fibre optic lines.
Margherita, Trieste (Italy); Le Lavandou, Antibes, Port Vendres, Sete, Bandol and Menton (France); Piran (Slovenia); Vis (Croatia); La Goulette, Tunis (Tunisia); Katakolon, Elafonisos, Aigina, Chania, Crete (Greece); Mali, Losinj (Croatia); and Ponta Delgada (the Azores).
(60) A [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.], which might contain anything from clothes and boots to crowns and gold items, is probably not always the diminutive of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.], since one example is specifically designated [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] in a 5th-century inventory of Aphaia at Aigina. (61) That it could be smaller than a [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] is clear, however, since it was sometimes placed inside one.