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Headword: *eu)/boia
Adler number: epsilon,3387
Translated headword: Euboia, Euboea, Evvia
Vetting Status: high
The island [of that name].
Greek Original:
*eu)/boia: h( nh=sos.
See also epsilon 3382. Largest of the Aegean islands proper, lying NE of Attica, Boeotia (which it almost touches at the Euripus straits: epsilon 3696), Phocis, and East Locris. Also called Abantis and Makris ('Long Island'); Strabo 10.1.2-3. See generally OCD(4) s.v. Euboea.
Keywords: definition; geography
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 16 December 2002@23:32:53.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note; cosmetics) on 17 December 2002@03:44:49.
David Whitehead on 31 July 2011@04:56:55.
Catharine Roth (deleted link) on 31 July 2011@18:17:11.
David Whitehead (updated a ref) on 3 August 2014@08:41:00.


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