Pilos

[ pee-laws ]
/ ˈpi lɔs /
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noun

Greek name of Navarino.

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Examples from the Web for pilos

  • His hair, short and arranged in thick curls, hung beneath the pilos, forming a hollow crown around his head.

    Snnica|Vicente Blasco Ibez
  • Pilosace is from two Greek words, pilos, felt; sakos, garment.



British Dictionary definitions for pilos

Pílos

/ (ˈpilɔs) /

noun

transliteration of the Modern Greek name for Pylos
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