Sea of Adria
Adriatic Sea (Ἀδρίας, Adrias). Also, Sea of Adria. An arm of the Mediterranean between Italy and Greece. Paul endured a shipwreck on the Adriatic (Acts 27:27).The Adriatic Sea is named after the Etruscan city Adria, which was at the mouth of the Po River (Livy, Hist. 5.33.7; Strabo, Geography 5.214).