/ (prəˈpɒntɪs) /
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the ancient name for (the Sea of) Marmara
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How to use Propontis in a sentence
He visited Ionia, and all the coast upwards to the Hellespont and Propontis.
Unconscious of his danger, the tyrant was absent; withdrawn from the toils of state, in the delicious islands of the Propontis.
The northern side of the city is bounded by the harbor; and the southern is washed by the Propontis, or Sea of Marmara.
Thence they sailed along the Propontis and the coast of Mysia, not, as we may be sure, without adventures.Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)|Charles Morris
He then taught physics in Cyzicus and the Propontis, and subsequently, accompanied by a number of pupils, went to Athens.