- a mountain in SE Greece, near Athens. 3370 feet (1027 meters).
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Hymettian marble was one of the first—if not actually the first—species introduced into Rome.Roman Mosaics
- of or relating to Hymettus, a mountain in SE Greece
- a mountain in SE Greece, in Attica east of Athens: famous for its marble and for honey. Height: 1032 m (3386 ft)Modern Greek name: Imittós