Ionian

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ionia, from Io

Adjective[edit]

Ionian (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the Hellenic people of that name.
  2. Ionic, of Ionia, the ancient (ca 1100 BC) region including western Asia Minor and the adjacent Aegean Islands occupied by the Ionian people.
  3. Relating to Io, one of the moons of the planet Jupiter

Related terms[edit]

A mode of music; played on the first note of a major scale. Also known as a major scale. Easy ! =D

Noun[edit]

Ionian (plural Ionians)

  1. A member of the Ionians, one of the races of Ancient Greece.
  2. (geology, paleontology) A subdivision of the Pleistocene epoch.