[ pak-sos, -sohs ]
/ ˈpæk sɒs, -soʊs /
one of the Ionian Islands, off the NW coast of Greece. 7 sq. mi. (18 sq. km).
Greek Pa·xoi [pah-ksee] /pɑˈksi/.
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Doria, sallying forth from Messina, had met the governor of Gallipoli off Paxos, and had fought him before daybreak.The Story of the Barbary Corsairs|Stanley Lane-Poole