Definitions for athosˈæθ oʊs, ˈeɪ θɒs
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Ath•osˈæθ oʊs, ˈeɪ θɒs(n.)
Mount, the easternmost of three prongs of the peninsula of Chalcidice, in NE Greece: site of an autonomous theocracy comprising 20 monasteries. 1713; 131 sq. mi. (340 sq. km); ab. 35 mi. (56 km) long.
Category: Geography (places)
Athos, Mount Athos(noun)
an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century
one of the Gigantes
A peninsula in Greece containing Mount Athos
Origin: From Ἄθως.
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