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See Corfu.


(Placename) transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Corfu


(ˈkɔr fu, -fyu, kɔrˈfu)

1. Ancient, Corcyra. one of the Ionian Islands, off the NW coast of Greece. 89,664; 229 sq. mi. (593 sq. km).
2. a seaport on this island. 33,561. Greek, Kerkyra.
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Corfu old town Corfu PIC: sonlandras CORFU - or Kerkyra in Greek - is the largest of the Ionian islands.
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of the IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, Kerkyra, Greece, Sep.
The Brazilian said: "When I played for Olympiakos I was on loan to Kerkyra and we were relegated.
Mitroglou picked up a thigh injury in Sunday's 30 league win over Kerkyra and his place in the party was taken by Panionios forward Apostolos Giannou.
According to ch-aviation analysis of schedule data, the French leisure carrier plans to serve Agadir, Ajaccio, Bodrum, Catania, Djerba, Faro, Fuerteventura, Heraklion, Kerkyra, Malaga, Marrakech, Monastir, Palermo, Palma de Mallorca Son Sant Joan, Rhodes, Split and Tenerife Sur from the city in the north of France.
The contract covers 14 regional airports in Greece: including Aktio, Chania (Crete), Kavala, Kefalonia, Kerkyra (Corfu), Kos,
And they say desperate fellow passengers have been reduced to tears amid chaotic scenes at Kerkyra Airport on the island, which has been hit by storms.
Dimi played nine times for the national Under 21 side and won one full cap in 2010 in a season at Kerkyra in which he won the Greek Keeper of the Year award and a move to big boys AEK.