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 (stə-jī′rə) or Sta·gi·rus (-rəs)
An ancient city of Greek Macedonia. It was the birthplace of Aristotle.


(Placename) an ancient city on the coast of Chalcidice in Macedonia: the birthplace of Aristotle


(stəˈdʒaɪ rə)

also Sta•gi•ros

(-rəs, -rɒs)

an ancient town in NE Greece, in Macedonia on the E Chalcidice peninsula: birthplace of Aristotle.
Stag•i•rite (ˈstædʒ əˌraɪt) n.
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Noun1.Stagira - an ancient town of Greece where Aristotle was born
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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It's actually right next to Ancient Stagira, birthplace of one the most influential philosophers of all time - - Aristotle.
There are eight new walks around Ancient Stagira in East Halkidiki, birthplace of Aristotle THE financial crisis in Greece has brought the country's economy to its knees - and it's tempting to think that tourists should stay away.
Aristotle's in Stagira Once you've landed, you can jump in the car and cruise hassle and mostly traffic-free to your next stop.
If you want to burn off a few calories you're in luck as this area is ideal for walks - and ancient Stagira, Aristotle's birthplace, is great for roaming among the ruins, enjoying the sea views and doing a little philosophising yourself.