Aegean vs Smyrna - What's the difference?

aegean | smyrna |


As an adjective aegean

is of or relating to the aegean sea or the regions bordering it.

As a proper noun aegean

is the aegean sea.

As a noun smyrna is

myrrh.

aegean

English

Alternative forms

* (archaic) * Aegaean

Adjective

(-)
  • Of or relating to the Aegean Sea or the regions bordering it.
  • Of or relating to the Bronze Age civilization in that region.
  • Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The Aegean Sea.
  • smyrna

    English

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (chiefly, historical) A port city on the Aegean coast of western Asia Minor founded in circa the 11th century BC on the site of the present-day Turkish city of .
  • A town in Delaware
  • A city in Georgia, USA
  • A town in Maine
  • A town and village in New York
  • A town in South Carolina
  • A town in Tennessee
  • Meronyms

    * New Smyrna * Old Smyrna * Smyrna proper