- an ancient region on the W coast of Asia Minor and on adjacent islands in the Aegean: colonized by the ancient Greeks.
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Michigan Judge Raymond Voet of Ionia County 64A District Court doesn't like phones interrupting court proceedings.Judge Fines Himself for Contempt of the Court
April 16, 2013
Perhaps you already know that Anaxagoras fell asleep in Ionia.Philothea
Lydia Maria Child
Thus then for the second time Ionia revolted from the Persians.
Thus for the second time Ionia had been reduced to subjection.
On his arrival at Ionia he was to find Aristagoras, who would do what further was necessary.Darius the Great
Then, with flying feet and swinging, voluptuous forms, the dancing-girls of Ionia.Saronia
- an ancient region of W central Asia Minor, including adjacent Aegean islands: colonized by Greeks in about 1100 bc
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