Aegina

geographical name
Ae·​gi·​na | \ i-ˈjī-nə How to pronounce Aegina (audio) \
variants: or Greek Aíyina \ ˈe-​yē-​ˌnä How to pronounce Aíyina (audio) \

Definition of Aegina

island and ancient state in southeastern Greece in the Saronic Gulf

Other Words from Aegina

Aeginetan \ ˌē-​jə-​ˈnē-​tᵊn How to pronounce Aeginetan (audio) \ adjective or noun

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