Euboea
or Evvoia geographical name island 90 miles (145 kilometers) long E Greece in the Aegean NE of Attica & Boeotia area 1411 square miles (3654 square kilometers) • Euboean adjective or noun

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  • EUBOEA — maxima Aegaei maris ins. inter Sunium Atticae prom. et Thessaliam in longitudive extensa, et a Boeotia Euripo admodum angusto dirempta. Ita dicta ab Euboea Heroicae indolis matrona, cum antea Maeris et Abantis, Chalcis, et Asopis nunuparetur, ut… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Euboea — [yo͞o bē′ə] large island in the Aegean Sea, off the E coast of Greece: 1,411 sq mi (3,654 sq km) …   English World dictionary

  • Euboea — For the mythological figure, see Euboea (mythology). For the administrative unit, see Euboea (regional unit). Euboea Εύβοια Chalkis Geography …   Wikipedia

  • Euboea — Euboean, adj., n. Euboic /yooh boh ik/, adj. /yooh bee euh/, n. a Greek island in the W Aegean Sea. 165,369; 1586 sq. mi. (4110 sq. km). Cap.: Chalcis. Also called Negropont. Modern Greek, Evvoia. * * * Greek Évvoia Island, Greece, in the Aegean… …   Universalium

  • Euboea — Euböa Strandpromenade Chalkidas Gewässer Mittelmeer Geographische Lage …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Euboea —    Island in the Aegean Sea (q.v.) located close to the mainland of eastern Greece (q.v.), running almost parallel along the coast of Attica and Boeotia (q.v.), separated by a strait that contracts into a narrow channel called the Euripos. The… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Euboea — Eubée Nome d’Eubée Νομός Εύβοιας Statistiques Pé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Euboea — Sp Eubojà Ap Εύβοια/Evvoia, Evvia graikiškai Sp Èvija Ap Euboea lotyniškai L s. Egėjo j., Graikijos nomas …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Euboea — noun a Greek island just off the eastern coast of Greece in the Aegean Sea …   Wiktionary

  • EUBOEA —    The Greek island that was the purchase spot of a large Etruscan bronze belt of the eighth century BC …   Historical Dictionary of the Etruscans

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