Example sentences from the Web for naxos
He notes that on Naxos sheep have very large gallbladders, but on Euboea they do not.
He is going back to Naxos, and then the husbands may sleep in peace.The Love Affairs of Lord Byron|Francis Henry Gribble
They reminded me of the maidens of Naxos cheering and comforting the unhappy Ariadne.The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)|John Greenleaf Whittier
Theseus abandoned her on the Isle of Naxos, where she was found by Dionysus, who married her.
Lygdamis is under obligations to him, and cannot hold his own in Naxos without Samian help.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
The first state so subjected was the island Naxos, which revolted, and was conquered in the twelfth year of the Athenian command.Historical Parallels, vol 2 of 3)|Arthur Thomas Malkin