Ionia


Ionia
geographical name ancient region W Asia Minor bordering on the Aegean W of Lydia & Caria • Ionian adjective or noun

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  • Ionia — (Ancient Greek Ἰωνία or Ἰωνίη) is an ancient region of central coastal Anatolia in present day Turkey, the region nearest İzmir, which was historically Smyrna. It consisted of the northernmost territories of the Ionian League of Greek settlements …   Wikipedia

  • Ionia — ist die lateinische Namensform der griechischen Landschaft Ionien, die nach dem griechischen Volksstamm der Ionier benannt ist. Danach sind verschiedene Orte und Bezirke benannt in Griechenland: Ionia (Griechenland) in den Vereinigten Staaten:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ionia — Ionia, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 108 Housing Units (2000): 54 Land area (2000): 0.153500 sq. miles (0.397563 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.153500 sq. miles (0.397563 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ionia — (Michigan) Ionia (Michigan) Comté Ionia Superficie   Tout compris   d eau 13,5 km² 0,4 km² Population   Ville (2000)   Densité 10 569 809.7/km² ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ionia, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 277 Housing Units (2000): 135 Land area (2000): 0.558081 sq. miles (1.445424 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.558081 sq. miles (1.445424 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ionia, MI — U.S. city in Michigan Population (2000): 10569 Housing Units (2000): 2621 Land area (2000): 5.042771 sq. miles (13.060717 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.162914 sq. miles (0.421946 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.205685 sq. miles (13.482663 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ionia, MO — U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 108 Housing Units (2000): 54 Land area (2000): 0.153500 sq. miles (0.397563 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.153500 sq. miles (0.397563 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ionia — n. A region of Western Asia Minor colonized by the Ancient Greeks. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ionia — (spr. ai ōuīa), Hauptort der gleichnamigen Grafschaft des nordamerikan. Staates Michigan, am von hier an schiffbaren Grand River, mit Eisenbahnwerkstätten, Zuchthaus und (1900) 5209 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ionia — [ī ō′nē ə] ancient region in W Asia Minor, including a coastal strip & the islands of Samos & Khíos: colonized by the Greeks in the 11th cent. B.C …   English World dictionary

  • Ionia — /uy oh nee euh/, n. an ancient region on the W coast of Asia Minor and on adjacent islands in the Aegean: colonized by the ancient Greeks. * * * Ancient region, western coast of Asia Minor (modern Turkey) bordering the Aegean Sea. It consisted of …   Universalium


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