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  1. Greek name of Corfu.
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Examples from the Web for kerkyra

Historical Examples

  • We must again repeat that Korkyra, not Kerkyra, is the genuine local name.

    Sketches from the Subject and Neighbour Lands of Venice

    Edward A. Freeman

  • It was the alliance with Kerkyra, the key to the voyage to Sicily, that lured the Athenians to that ruin.

    Vacation days in Greece

    Rufus B. Richardson

British Dictionary definitions for kerkyra


  1. transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Corfu
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