Definition of Piraeus in English:


Syllabification: Pi·rae·us
Pronunciation: /pəˈrāəs, pīˈrēəs
The chief port of Athens, situated on the Saronic Gulf, 5 miles (8 km) southwest of the city; population 183,000. Greek name Piraiévs or Piraiéus.

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