Atlantis

noun At·lan·tis \ ət-ˈlan-təs , at- \

Definition of Atlantis

:a fabled island in the Atlantic that according to legend sank beneath the sea

Origin and Etymology of atlantis

Latin, from Greek, from Atlas


ATLANTIS Defined for English Language Learners

Atlantis

noun

Definition of Atlantis for English Language Learners

  • : an island that according to legend sank to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean long ago


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