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Náx·os

 (năk′sŏs, -sōs, näk′sôs)
An island of southeast Greece in the Aegean Sea. The largest of the Cyclades, it was famous in ancient times as a center of Dionysian worship. Naxos belonged to Venice and then Turkey before it became part of independent Greece in 1829.

Naxos

(ˈnæksɒs)
n
(Placename) a Greek island in the S Aegean, the largest of the Cyclades: ancient centre of the worship of Dionysius. Pop: 18 188 (2001). Area: 438 sq km (169 sq miles)

Nax•os

(ˈnæk sɒs, -soʊs)

n.
a Greek island in the S Aegean: the largest of the Cyclades group. 14,201; 169 sq. mi. (438 sq. km).
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1-9) For some say, at Dracanum; and some, on windy Icarus; and some, in Naxos, O Heaven-born, Insewn (2); and others by the deep-eddying river Alpheus that pregnant Semele bare you to Zeus the thunder-lover.
Involuntarily the names of Naxos, Tenedos, and Carpathos, rise before the mind, and we seek vainly for Ulysses' vessel or the "clipper" of the Argonauts.
Stop -- a name of a river -- Potamos; no -- the name of an island -- Naxos; no, per Giove!
KARACHI -- Oil tanker M.T Naxos carrying 68,313 tonnes furnace oil was allotted berth at FOTCO Oil Terminal of Port Qasim on Wednesday.
Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) and Qatar National Library (QNL) have collaborated to curate playlists that can be streamed for free by all residents of Qatar, who have a membership with QNL, through the Naxos Music Library's online database.
Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) and Qatar National Library (QNL) have collaborated to curate playlists that can be streamed for free by all residents of Qatar who have a membership with QNL, through the Naxos Music Library's online database.
In recent years, the Washington D.C.-based PostClassical Ensemble promoted Revueltas's music through conferences and performances, culminating in a newly recorded version of Revueltas's soundtrack for the 1935 film Redes, featured in the 2016 Naxos DVD release.
Frost joined Revolymer's board at its flotation on the AIM Market in July 2012 as the nominated director of Naxos Capital Partners, an investor in the business since May 2010.
Berth occupancy was observed at the port at forty seven percent on Thursday where a total of seven ships namely ships CMA CGM Corneille, Diamond Sea, Hoanya Wisdom, Cretan Wave, Globe Tanya, CT Confidence and New Naxos are currently occupying berths to load/offload containers, cement, rice, sun flower seeds, LPG, palm oil respectively during conainters, cement, rice, sun flower seed, LPG, palm oil and furnace oil respectively during last 24 hours.
Benda's "Ariadne auf Naxos,'' based on Greek myth, premiered in 1775 with a riveting instrumental score and two actors speaking the lines as Ariadne is abandoned on the island of Naxos by her lover Theseus.
In partnership with the Naxos label, the Milken Archive's complete catalog of recordings is available through iTunes, Amazon and other Internet music retailers.