Example sentences for: aegean

How can you use “aegean” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In the northern Aegean are three more disparate islands — Thasos, Limnos, and Samothraki — while southwest of these, closer to Athens, are the Sporades islands of Skiathos, Skopelos, Alonissos, and Skyros — until recently the exclusive playground of the Greek jet set.

  • For serious collectors, there are genuine antiques for sale throughout the Aegean (anything made or produced before 1821 is officially classified as an antique).

  • Greece took this opportunity to absorb the islands of the northern and eastern Aegean and to add Macedonia to its mainland territories.

  • The basic elements of life in the Aegean began to come together as early as 5000 b.c. , and were already in place by the late Bronze Age (c.

  • People were drawn to the new capital like bees to a honey-pot, and throughout the 19th century the dispossessed of the economically floundering Aegean islands flocked here to find work.

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