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Delos Line breaks: Delos
Pronunciation: /ˈdiːlɒs/

Definition of Delos in English:

A small Greek island in the Aegean Sea, regarded as the centre of the Cyclades. Now virtually uninhabited, in classical times it was considered to be sacred to Apollo, and according to legend was the birthplace of Apollo and Artemis. Greek name Dhílos.

Words that rhyme with Delos

Melos

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