Euboean
adjective or noun see Euboea

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  • Euboean — noun An inhabitant of Euboea in central Greece …   Wiktionary

  • euboean — eu·boe·an …   English syllables

  • euboean — I. (ˈ)yü|bēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Euboea, island of Greece northeast of Attica and Boeotia + English an : euboic II. noun ( s) Usage: capitalized …   Useful english dictionary

  • North Euboean Gulf — The North Euboean Gulf (Greek: Βόρειος Ευβοϊκός Κόλπος, Voreios Evvoïkos Kolpos) is a gulf of the Aegean Sea. It separates the northern part of the island Euboea from the mainland of Central Greece. The narrow Euripus strait, near Chalcis,… …   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 — 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 …   Useful english dictionary

  • ancient Greek civilization — ▪ historical region, Eurasia Introduction       the period following Mycenaean civilization, which ended in about 1200 BC, to the death of Alexander the Great, in 323 BC. It was a period of political, philosophical, artistic, and scientific… …   Universalium

  • Archaic Greek alphabets — Greek alphabet Αα Alpha Νν Nu Ββ Beta …   Wikipedia

  • Cumae — Ancient ruins of Cumae Location of the province of Naples …   Wikipedia

  • Lelantine War — Infobox Military Conflict conflict=Lelantine War caption= date=Sometime between late 8th century BC and first half of 7th century BC place=Euboea island, Greece territory=Eretria lost control of Andros, Tenos, Kea islands result=subject to debate …   Wikipedia

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