Argolis, Gulf of
geographical name inlet of the Aegean S Greece on E coast of Peloponnese

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  • Argolis,Gulf of — Argolis, Gulf of An inlet of the Aegean Sea on the eastern coast of the Peloponnesus in southern Greece. * * * …   Universalium

  • Argolis, Gulf of — ▪ gulf, Greece Modern Greek  Argolikós Kólpos,    deep inlet of the Mirtóön Sea, a western arm of the Aegean, eastern Peloponnese, Greece; it is separated from the Gulf of Saronikós by the Argolís peninsula. Some 30 miles (50 km) long and 20… …   Universalium

  • Argolis — Argolic /ahr gol ik/, Argolian /ahr goh lee euhn/, Argolid, adj. /ahr geuh lis/, n. 1. an ancient district in SE Greece. 2. Gulf of, a gulf of the Aegean, in SE Greece. ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long. * * * ▪ department, Greece       nomós ( …   Universalium

  • Argolis — geographical name district & ancient country S Greece in E Peloponnese comprising a plain around Argos & area between Gulf of Argolis & Saronic Gulf • Argolic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Argolis — Ar•go•lis [[t]ˈɑr gə lɪs[/t]] n. 1) geg an ancient district in SE Greece 2) geg Gulf of, a gulf of the Aegean, in SE Greece. ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long Ar•gol′ic ˈgɒl ɪk Ar•go′li•an ˈgoʊ li ən Ar′go•lid …   From formal English to slang

  • Argolis — /ˈagəlɪs/ (say ahguhlis) noun 1. a department and ancient district in south eastern Greece. 2. Gulf of, a gulf of the Aegean, in south eastern Greece …   Australian English dictionary

  • Argolis — Argolic /ahr gol ik/, Argolian /ahr goh lee euhn/, Argolid, adj. /ahr geuh lis/, n. 1. an ancient district in SE Greece. 2. Gulf of, a gulf of the Aegean, in SE Greece. ab. 30 mi. (48 km) long …   Useful english dictionary

  • Argolis — Infobox Pref GR name = Argolis name local = Νομός Αργολίδας periph = Peloponnese capital = Nafplio population = 108,636 population as of = 2005 pop rank = 34th pop dens = 50.4 popdens rank = 30th area = 2,154.309 area rank = 30th postal code =… …   Wikipedia

  • Saronic Gulf — /seuh ron ik/ an inlet of the Aegean, on the SE coast of Greece, between Attica and the Peloponnesus. 50 mi. (80 km) long; 30 mi. (48 km) wide. Also called Gulf of Aegina. * * * Gulf of the Aegean Sea, southeastern coast of Greece. Some 50 mi (80 …   Universalium

  • List of cultural references in The Divine Comedy — The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri is a long allegorical poem in three parts or canticas (or cantiche ), Inferno (Hell), Purgatorio (Purgatory), and Paradiso (Paradise), and 100 cantos, with the Inferno having 34, Purgatorio 33, and Paradiso 33 …   Wikipedia

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