What does olympus mean?

Definitions for olympusəˈlɪm pəs, oʊˈlɪm-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Olympus, Mount Olympus, Mt. Olympus, Olimbos(noun)

    a mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast; believed by ancient Greeks to be the dwelling place of the gods (9,570 feet high)


  1. Olympus(ProperNoun)

    The highest mountain in Greece; in Ancient Greek mythology the home of the gods.

  2. Origin: From Ὄλυμπος


  1. Olympus

    Olympus is a fictional setting, a location in the Marvel Universe. Adapted from Greek mythology by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, it first appeared in Journey into Mystery Annual #1.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Olympus

    a mountain range in Greece, between Thessaly and Macedonia, the highest peak of which is 9750 ft.; the summit of it was the fabled abode of the Greek gods; it is clothed with forests of pine and other trees.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of olympus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of olympus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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