Pátmos


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Pát·mos

also Pat·mos  (păt′mŏs, -məs, pät′môs)
An island of southeast Greece in the Dodecanese Islands of the Aegean Sea. According to tradition, Saint John was exiled to the island c. ad 95 and wrote the book of Revelation here.

Patmos

(ˈpætmɒs)
n
(Placename) a Greek island in the Aegean, in the NW Dodecanese: St John's place of exile (about 95 ad), where he wrote the Apocalypse. Pop: 2984 (2001). Area: 34 sq km (13 sq miles)

Pat•mos

(ˈpæt mɒs, -moʊs, -məs)

n.
one of the Dodecanese Islands, in the SE Aegean. 13 sq. mi. (34 sq. km).