Definition of Peloponnese in English:

Peloponnese

proper noun

  • The mountainous southern peninsula of Greece, connected to central Greece by the Isthmus of Corinth. Greek name Pelopónnisos/ˌpɛlɔˈpɔnisɔs/, also called Peloponnesus/ˌpɛlɔpɔˈniːsəs/.

Origin

From Greek, literally island of Pelops.

Pronunciation:

Peloponnese

/ˌpɛləpəˈniːz/