Associations to the word «Olympus»


OLYMPUS, proper noun. The highest mountain in Greece; in Ancient Greek mythology the home of the gods.
OLYMPUS MONS, proper noun. (surface feature) An extinct volcano and prominent feature on the planet Mars, notable as the highest mountain in the solar system (elevation: 27 kilometers).

Dictionary definition

OLYMPUS, noun. A mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast; believed by ancient Greeks to be the dwelling place of the gods (9,570 feet high).

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.