Ithaca

[ ith-uh-kuh ]

noun
  1. one of the Ionian Islands, off the W coast of Greece: legendary home of Ulysses. 37 sq. mi. (96 sq. km).: Greek Itháki .

  2. a city in S New York at the S end of Cayuga Lake.

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  • Ith·a·can, adjective, noun

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Ithaca

/ (ˈɪθəkə) /


noun
  1. a Greek island in the Ionian Sea, the smallest of the Ionian Islands: regarded as the home of Homer's Odysseus. Area: 93 sq km (36 sq miles): Modern Greek name: Itháki (iˈθaki)

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