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Ar·gos

 (är′gŏs, -gəs)
A city of ancient Greece in the northeast Peloponnesus on an inlet of the Aegean Sea. Founded in the Bronze Age, it was one of the most powerful cities of Greece until the rise of Sparta.

Argos

(ˈɑːɡɒs; -ɡəs)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in SE Greece, in the NE Peloponnese: one of the oldest Greek cities, it dominated the Peloponnese in the 7th century bc. Pop (municipality): 29 505 (2001)

Ar•gos

(ˈɑr gɒs, -gəs)

n.
an ancient city in SE Greece, on the Gulf of Argolis: a powerful rival of Sparta, Athens, and Corinth.
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Noun1.Argos - an ancient city in southeastern Greece; dominated the Peloponnese in the 7th century BC
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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アルゴス
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He was born in Limnes, Argos, Greece the son of Alexandros and Anastasia (Tsoumbas) Kimbouris and immigrated to Worcester in 1974.