Definition of Athos, Mount in English:

Athos, Mount

Syllabification: Ath·os, Mount
Pronunciation: /ˈaTHˌäs, ˈāˌTHäs
 
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Derivatives

Athonite

Pronunciation: /ˈaTHəˌnīt/
adjective & noun
More example sentences
  • 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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