Naxos

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geographical name Nax·os \ˈnak-səs, -ˌsäs\

Definition of Naxos

  1. 1 or Modern Greek Náxosplay \ˈnäk-ˌsȯs\ island of Greece, largest of the Cyclades area 165 square miles (427 square kilometers)

  2. 2 ancient Greek colony (the oldest in Sicily) whose ruins are southwest of Taormina


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