Athinai


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Noun1.Athinai - the capital and largest city of GreeceAthinai - the capital and largest city of Greece; named after Athena (its patron goddess); "in the 5th century BC ancient Athens was the world's most powerful and civilized city"
Parthenon - the main temple of the goddess Athena; built on the acropolis in Athens more than 400 years B.C.; example of Doric architecture
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
Areopagus - a hill to the to the west of the Athenian acropolis where met the highest governmental council of ancient Athens and later a judicial court
Dipylon, Dipylon gate - a gateway to the west of ancient Athens near which a distinctive style of pottery has been found
Athenian - a resident of Athens
Plato - ancient Athenian philosopher; pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC)
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The chartered jet, flying out of Cardiff to Athinai with 68 passengers will set you back pounds 28,300 while the yacht is yours for a mere pounds 5,000 per fortnight.
Kotsovolos, which trades under the Kotsovolos, Radio Athinai and One Way brands, employs 1,700 people, including 77 standalone stores and 50 concessions.
One Way" will also market STET Hellas' products through its 60 shop-in-shop outlets inside the Radio Athinai and Kotsovolos, leading stores in the electrical goods retail market.