[ duh-doh-nuh ]
/ dəˈdoʊ nə /
an ancient town in NW Greece, in Epirus: the site of a famous oracle of Zeus.
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OTHER WORDS FROM DodonaDo·do·nae·an, Do·do·ne·an, Do·do·ni·an [dohd-n-ee-uhn, duh-doh-nee-uhn], /ˌdoʊd nˈi ən, dəˈdoʊ ni ən/, adjective
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How to use Dodona in a sentence
After them, we hear nothing of a Dodona having its seat in Thessaly, but much of one on the western side of the peninsula.
If we understand the Dodona of Epirus, this will give a considerable range of country, all of it outside Thessaly.
Zeus himself, apart from Olympos, has abodes at Dodona and Ida.
If Louis commands, these Termini shall walk from their places, these trees shall speak better than the oaks of Dodona.
British Dictionary definitions for Dodona
an ancient Greek town in Epirus: seat of an ancient sanctuary and oracle of Zeus and later the religious centre of Pyrrhus' kingdom
Derived forms of DodonaDodonaean or Dodonean (ˌdəʊdəʊˈniːən), adjective
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