Aegina: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ē-jī'nu, i-jē'-), [key]
— n.
  1. a daughter of Asopus and Metope who was abducted by Zeus and bore him a son, Aeacus.
  2. See
  3. an island in the Saronic Gulf. 32 sq. mi. (83 sq. km).
  4. a seaport on this island. 5704. Modern Greek,
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