Naxos

play
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


Learn More about naxos


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Naxos? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!