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- proper n. A sea in the northeastern part of the Mediterranean.
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- n. an arm of the Mediterranean between Greece and Turkey; a main trade route for the ancient civilizations of Crete and Greece and Rome and Persia
Via Latin Aegaeus, from Ancient Greek Αἰγαῖος (Aigaios). (Wiktionary)