Associations to the word «Athos»


ATHOS, proper noun. (Greek mythology) one of the Gigantes
ATHOS, proper noun. A peninsula in Greece containing Mount Athos

Dictionary definition

ATHOS, noun. An autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats