North Aegean Islands

The North Aegean Region is one of the thirteen administrative regions of Greece, and the smallest of the thirteen by population. It comprises the islands of the north-eastern , called the North Aegean islands, except for and , which belong to the Greek region of , and and , which belong to .

Popular Destinations

is an island in the Northern Aegean Islands of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a island in the northern . Photo: Handrian, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, sometimes spelled Thassos, is a tourist destination in the North Aegean Islands group, close to . Photo: Ronald Saunders, CC BY-SA 2.0.

or Saint Eustratius, colloquially Ai Stratis, anciently Halonnesus or Halonnesos, is a small island in the northern about 30 kilometres southwest of and 80 kilometres northwest of . Photo: 0ceans11, CC BY-SA 3.0.

North Aegean Islands

Latitude of center
37.7194° or 37° 43' 9.9" north
Longitude of center
26.8196° or 26° 49' 10.4" east
Population
206,000
Elevation
455 metres (1,493 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6697806

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Egjeu Verior
  • Arabic: Amihanan nga Aegeo
  • Arabic: شمال إيجة
  • Arabic: شمال إيجه
  • Armenian: Հյուսիսային Եգեյան կղզիներ
  • Azerbaijani: Şimali Egey adaları
  • Basque: Ipar Egeo
  • Basque: Iparraldeko Egeo
  • Belarusian: Паўночныя Эгейскія астравы
  • Bengali: নর্থ এজিয়ান অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Северен Егей
  • Catalan: Egeu Septentrional
  • Cebuano: North Aegean
  • Chinese: Pak Aegea Tōa-khu
  • Chinese: 北愛琴
  • Chinese: 北愛琴大區
  • Chinese: 北愛琴海
  • Chinese: 北爱琴
  • Chinese: 北爱琴海大区
  • Croatian: Periferija Sjeverni Egej
  • Czech: Severní Egeis
  • Danish: North Aegean Region
  • Dutch: Noord-Egeische eilanden
  • Dutch: Noord-Egeïsche Eilanden
  • Dutch: Noord Egeische eilanden
  • Dutch: Noord egeïsche eilanden
  • English: North Aegean
  • English: North Aegean Region
  • Esperanto: Norda Egeo
  • Estonian: Põhja-Egeus
  • Estonian: Põhja-Egeuse piirkond
  • Finnish: Pohjois-Egean saaret
  • French: Egee-Septentrionale
  • French: Nord-de-l’Égée
  • French: Nord de l'Égée
  • French: Égée-Septentrional
  • French: Égée-Septentrionale
  • French: Égée du Nord
  • Gallegan: Exeo Setentrional
  • Georgian: ჩრდილოეთ ეგეოსის კუნძულები
  • German: Nordägäis
  • German: Nördliche Ägäis
  • German: Voreio Aigaio
  • Greek: Βόρειο Αιγαίο
  • Greek: Περιφέρεια Βορείου Αιγαίου
  • Greek: Περιφέρεια Βόρειου Αιγαίου
  • Gujarati: ઉત્તર એજીયન પ્રદેશ
  • Hebrew: צפון הים האגאי
  • Hindi: उत्तरी एजियन क्षेत्र
  • Hungarian: Észak-Égei-szigetek
  • Indonesian: Aegea Utara
  • Indonesian: Aegean Utara
  • Italian: Egeo Settentrionale
  • Japanese: 北エーゲ
  • Japanese: 北エーゲ諸島
  • Javanese: Aegea Lor
  • Javanese: Aegean Lor
  • Kannada: ಉತ್ತರ ಏಜಿಯನ್ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 북부 에게
  • Korean: 북부 에게 주
  • Korean: 북에게
  • Korean: 북에게 주
  • Korean: 북에게주
  • Kurdish: Egeya Bakur (parêzgeh)
  • Latin: Aegaeum Boreale
  • Latvian: Ziemeļegejas perifērija
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Noord-Egeïsche Eilen
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Noord-Egeïsche eilan
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Noord-Egeïsche eileng
  • Lithuanian: Šiaurės Egėjo periferija
  • Lombard: Egeo Setentriunal
  • Lombard: Isul Egee Setentriunale
  • Lombard: Isul Egee del Nord
  • Macedonian: Северен Егеј
  • Malay (generic): Aegea Utara
  • Marathi: नॉर्थ एजियन प्रदेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pak Aegea Tōa-khu
  • Mingrelian: ოორუე ეგეოსიშ კოკეფი
  • Northern Frisian: Nuurd-Egeeis (Regiuun)
  • Northern Frisian: Nuurd-Egeeis
  • Norwegian: Nordlige egeiske øyer
  • Norwegian Bokmål: De nordlige egeiske øyer
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nord-Egeerhavet
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordlige egeiske øyer
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Nordre egeiske øyer
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Dei nordlege egeiske øyane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Nord-Egearhavet
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Voreiou Aigaiou
  • Persian: استان اژه شمالی
  • Persian: استان اژهٔ شمالی
  • Persian: اژه شمالی
  • Persian: اژهٔ شمالی
  • Polish: Region Wyspy Egejskie Północne
  • Polish: Wyspy Egejskie Północne
  • Portuguese: Egeu Setentrional
  • Romanian: Egeea de Nord
  • Romanian: Regiunea Egeea de Nord
  • Russian: Северные Эгейские острова
  • Russian: Северо-Эгейские острова
  • Scots: North Aegean
  • Serbian: Periferija Severni Egej
  • Serbian: Периферија Северни Егеј
  • Serbian: Северни Егеј
  • Serbian: Северно егејска острва
  • Serbo-Croatian: Periferija Severni Egej
  • Serbo-Croatian: Periferija Sjeverni Egej
  • Sinhalese: උතුරු එයිජියන් කලාපය
  • South Azerbaijani: قوزئی اژه اوستانی
  • Spanish: Egeo Septentrional
  • Spanish: Periferia de Egeo Septentrional
  • Spanish: Periferia de egeo septentrional
  • Swedish: Nordegeiska öarna
  • Swedish: Norra egeiska öarna
  • Tamil: வடக்கு ஏகன் பகுதி
  • Telugu: ఉత్తర ఏజియన్ ప్రాంతం
  • Thai: อีเจียนเหนือ
  • Turkish: Kuzey Ege
  • Ukrainian: Північні Егейські острови
  • Urdu: شمالی ایجیئن
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Aegea
  • Vietnamese: Bắc Egeo
  • Waray (Philippines): Amihanan nga Aegeo
  • Welsh: Gogledd Aegeaidd
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ اتلا ایجیئن
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ اتلا ایجین
  • Wu Chinese: 北爱琴
  • Egeya Bakur
  • Հիւսիսային Էգէականի շրջան

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