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Ionian British & World English

A member of an ancient Hellenic people inhabiting Attica, parts of western Asia Minor, and the Aegean islands in pre-classical times. Apparently displaced from some areas by the Dorians in the 11th or 12th century bc, they retained their settlements in Attica, especially Athens, where they were responsible for some of the greatest achievements of classical Greece

Ionian mode British & World English

The mode represented by the natural diatonic scale C-C (the major scale)

Ionian Sea British & World English

The part of the Mediterranean Sea between western Greece and southern Italy, at the mouth of the Adriatic

Ionian Islands British & World English

A chain of about forty Greek islands off the western coast of mainland Greece, in the Ionian Sea, including Corfu, Cephalonia, Ithaca, and Zakinthos

Ionian English-Spanish

jónico