[ duh-doh-nuh ]

  1. an ancient town in NW Greece, in Epirus: the site of a famous oracle of Zeus.

Other words from Dodona

  • Do·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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/ (dəʊˈdəʊnə) /

  1. 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 Dodona

  • Dodonaean or Dodonean (ˌdəʊdəʊˈniːən), adjective

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