Origin of melos
Definition for melos (2 of 3)
Related formsMe·li·an [mee-lee-uh n, meel-yuh n] /ˈmi li ən, ˈmil yən/, adjective, noun
Definition for melos (3 of 3)
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Cythnos, Melos and other islands possess hot springs with therapeutic qualities.
Local imitations, obvious but distinct, found with imported specimens (Melos).How to Observe in Archaeology|Various
Yet we only know the Venus of Melos from the island where she was discovered.The Bases of Design|Walter Crane
The island of Melos, which had remained neutral, is conquered by the Athenians; its inhabitants are treated with extreme cruelty.
The power of Athens is practically irresistible: Melos is free to submit or to be destroyed.Euripedes and His Age|Gilbert Murray