Dictionary.com

Mytilene

[ mit-l-ee-nee; Greek mee-tee-lee-nee ]
/ ˌmɪt lˈi ni; Greek ˌmi tiˈli ni /
Save This Word!

noun
Also called Lesbos. a Greek island in the the northeastern Aegean. 836 sq. mi. (2,165 sq. km).
Also called Kas·tro [Greek kahs-traw] /Greek ˈkɑs trɔ/ . the capital of this island.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use Mytilene in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Mytilene

Mytilene
/ (ˌmɪtɪˈliːnɪ) /

noun
a port on the Greek island of Lesbos: Roman remains; Byzantine fortress. Pop: (municipality): 37 881 (2001)Modern Greek name: Mitilíni
a former name for Lesbos
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK