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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.
Marin Alsop completes her successful cycle of Brahms symphonies with the London Philharmonic, with the 4th, topped up with seven of the Hungarian Dances, again for Naxos, who also give us six Hungarian Rhapsodies of Liszt played on home ground by the Staatskapelle Weimar under Artur Fagen.
Copyright of recorded material has become cause for acrimonious debate in recent years, with Capitol/EMI taking Naxos to court in the United States for distributing recordings that EMI claims to own.
3 and Fantasia on Greensleeves, while the Naxos release includes the Norfolk Rhapsody No.
The new entity, Naxos Insurance Company, will add significant value to the company's current business platform by providing more flexibility, additional capacity and innovative underwriting.
Contract award: supply stations for the needs of thesis naxos drymalia the municipality naxos and small cyclades and the legal persons.
Naxos also gives us cri da couer from John Taverna for peace in the Holy City - Lament for Jerusalem.
This Naxos disc brings together three of the composer's best-known tone poems, The Sea, Enter Spring, and Summer, and adds a couple of brief Poems for Orchestra for good measure.
Contract notice: Supply of liquid fuels and lubricants for the needs of the public authorities naxos and drylimia of the municipality of naxos and the small cyclades and its legal entities - year 2018.
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.