a variant spelling of Skyros
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How to use Scyros in a sentence
They buried him at night, carrying his body by torchlight to an olive grove on the isle of Scyros, a mile inland on the heights.Heroes of To-Day | Mary R. Parkman
To prevent his hearing anything about the war, she persuaded him to visit the King of Scyros.The Story of the Greeks | H. A. Guerber
My great-grandfather went to Scyros the 293 next day, and remained there five years.The Teacher | George Herbert Palmer
The damsel of Scyros being united to the Hmonian hero, is a well-known story indeed, but not unworthy to be related.
Next they enslaved Scyros, the island in the Aegean, containing a Dolopian population, and colonized it themselves.The History of the Peloponnesian War | Thucydides