Definition of Rhodes in English:

Rhodes

proper noun

  • 1A Greek island in the south-eastern Aegean, off the Turkish coast, the largest of the Dodecanese Islands and the most easterly island in the Aegean Sea; population 130,000 (est. 2004).

    Greek name Ródhos
    1. 1.1 The capital of the island of Rhodes, a port on the northernmost tip; population 55,900 (est. 2009). It was founded c.408 BC and was the site of the Colossus of Rhodes.

Pronunciation

Rhodes

/rəʊdz/