HyperDic: delphi

English > 1 sense of the word Delphi:
NOUNlocationDelphian ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus
Delphi > pronunciation
Soundsdeh'lfay
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > Delphi: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningAn ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus; site of the oracle of Delphi.
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
Part ofGreece, Hellenic Republic, EllasA republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula
PartsTemple of Apollo, Oracle of Apollo, Delphic oracle, oracle of Delphi(Greek mythology) the oracle at Delphi where a priestess supposedly delivered messages from Apollo to those who sought advice
SpanishDelfos
CatalanDelfos
AdjectivesDelphic, Delphianof or relating to Delphi or to the oracles of Apollo at Delphi

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