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

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca