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Ionian
American English: /aɪˈoʊniən/
British English: /ʌɪˈəʊnɪən/

Translation of Ionian in Spanish:

adjective

  • the Ionian Sea
    el mar Jónico
    the Ionian Islands
    las islas Jónicas
    Example sentences
    • Histiaeus overboldly promised to regain the allegiance of Miletus and other Ionian cities that Aristagoras, his appointed deputy and relative, had led into rebellion.
    • In general, these new ideas came as a result of an influx of Ionian thinkers into the Attic peninsula.
    • Making detailed use of a wealth of archival information, Gallant vividly reconstructs nineteenth-century Ionian life.

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