Definición de Athos, Mount en inglés:

Athos, Mount

Saltos de línea: Mount Athos
Pronunciación: /ˈaθɒs
, ˈeɪθ-/
A narrow, mountainous peninsula in NE Greece, projecting into the Aegean Sea. It is inhabited by monks of the Orthodox Church, who forbid women and even female animals to set foot on the peninsula.



Pronunciación: /ˈaθəˌnʌɪt/
adjetivo & sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • From this comes a little story about St Silouan the Athonite, whose life of prayer taught him immense compassion for all people.
  • In the words of a leading twentieth-century Athonite monk, Fr Theoklitos of Dionysiou, ‘It is the eremitic life that constitutes the primary form of monasticism in the East.’
  • A notable instance of a monk whose love for others was transubstantiated into prayer is St Silouan the Athonite.

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Pronunciación: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
not showing a serious or respectful attitude