Definition of Ithaki
1. Noun. A Greek island to the west of Greece; in Homeric legend Odysseus was its king.
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Literary usage of Ithaki
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Greek Islands by Anne Midgette (1999)
"Right: Evening atmosphere in Vathi (ithaki). meters straight into the sea. ... ithaki (ITHICA) As you set out for Ithaca hope the journey may be long, ..."
2. Golden Lads: A Thrilling Account of how the Invading War Machine Crushed Belgium by Arthur Gleason, Helen (Hayes) Gleason (1916)
"... A BELGIAN BOY SOLDIER IN THE UNIFORM OF THE FIRST ARMY WHICH SERVED AT LIEGE AND NAMUR. In the summer of 1915 this costume was exchanged for ithaki (see ..."
3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Universal Reference Library Comprising the ...by Scientific American, inc by Scientific American, inc (1905)
"... or Leucadia (Santa Maura), at one time connected with the mainland ; the "rocky" Ithaca (now vulgarly called ithaki), the home of Ulysses; ..."
4. Peloponnese: Athens by Anne Midgette, Wolfgang Josing (2000)
"A rooftop terrace with Acropolis view, decent food; but crowds of tourists lead to harried, peremptory service. ithaki ..."
5. The International Cyclopedia: A Compendium of Human Knowledge, Rev. with by Selim Hobart Peabody, Charles Francis Richardson (1898)
"... Paxo, Santa Maura, ithaki, Cephalonia, Zante, and Cerigo are of considerable size ; the total area is about 1000 sq.m., and the pop. ..."