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Zakynthos

[ zah-keen-thaws; English zuh-kin-thuhs ]
/ ˈzɑ kin θɔs; English zəˈkɪn θəs /
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noun

Greek name of Zante.

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Example sentences from the Web for Zakynthos

  • But this is now as undeserving of its constant Homeric epithet of leaf-shaking as is Zakynthos of its epithet of woody.

    Vacation days in Greece|Rufus B. Richardson
  • Twenty-four come from Samos, and twenty more from Zakynthos, and twelve from Ithaca.

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