Meaning of Rhodes
Pronunciation: (rōdz), [key]
- 1853–1902, English colonial capitalist and government administrator in southern Africa.
- 1848–1927, U.S. historian.
- a Greek island in the SE Aegean, off the SW coast of Turkey: the largest of the Dodecanese Islands. 66,606; 542 sq. mi. (1404 sq. km).
- a seaport on this island. 32,019. Italian,Greek,
- a huge bronze statue of Apollo that stood at the entrance to the harbor of Rhodes. Cf.
- rhodes (Thesaurus)