Definition of Rhodes in English:

Rhodes

Syllabification: Rhodes
Pronunciation: /rōdz
 
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  • 1A Greek island in the southeastern Aegean Sea, off the Turkish coast. It is the largest of the Dodecanese Islands and the most easterly of the islands in the Aegean Sea; population 130,000 (est. 2004). Greek name Ródhos.
  • 1.1The capital of the island of Rhodes, a port on the northern tip; population 55,900 (est. 2009). It was founded circa 408 bc and was the site of the Colossus of Rhodes.

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