Definition of Cyclades in English:

Cyclades

proper noun

  • A large group of islands in the southern Aegean Sea, regarded in antiquity as circling around the sacred island of Delos. The Cyclades form a department of modern Greece.

    Greek name Kikládhes

Origin

Latin, based on Greek kuklos ‘circle’.

Pronunciation

Cyclades

/ˈsɪklədiːz/