Miletus

[ mahy-lee-tuh s ]
/ maɪˈli təs /

noun

Classical Mythology. a son of Apollo and Aria, and the founder of the city of Miletus.
an ancient city in Asia Minor, on the Aegean.

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Miletus
/ (mɪˈliːtəs) /

noun

an ancient city on the W coast of Asia Minor: a major Ionian centre of trade and learning in the ancient world
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