Hymettus

[ hahy-met-uhs ]
/ haɪˈmɛt əs /

noun

a mountain in SE Greece, near Athens. 3,370 feet (1,027 meters).

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OTHER WORDS FROM Hymettus

Hy·met·ti·an, Hy·met·tic, adjective
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Hymettus
/ (haɪˈmɛtəs) /

noun

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
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