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Patmos

[ pat-mos, -mohs, -muhs; Greek paht-maws ]
/ ˈpæt mɒs, -moʊs, -məs; Greek ˈpɑt mɔs /
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noun
one of the Dodecanese Islands, off the southwestern coast of Asia Minor: St. John is supposed to have been exiled here (Revelation 1:9). 13 sq. mi. (34 sq. km).
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Italian Pat·mo [paht-maw]. /ˈpɑt mɔ/.

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Pat·mi·an, adjective
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Patmos
/ (ˈpætmɒs) /

noun
a Greek island in the Aegean, in the NW Dodecanese: St John's place of exile (about 95 ad), where he wrote the Apocalypse. Pop: 2984 (2001). Area: 34 sq km (13 sq miles)
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