Definition of Ithaca in English:


Syllabification: Ith·a·ca
Pronunciation: /ˈiTHikə
  • 1An island off the western coast of Greece in the Ionian Sea, the legendary home of Odysseus.
  • 2An academic city in central New York, at the southern end of Cayuga Lake, home to Cornell University and Ithaca College; population 29,763 (est. 2008).

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