Erymanthus

/er'euh man"theuhs/, n.
a mountain in S Greece, in the NW Peloponnesus. 7295 ft. (2225 m).
Also, Erimanthus, Erymanthos /er'euh man"theuhs, -thos/; Gk. /e rddee"mahn thaws/. Also called Olonos.

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  • Erymanthus — /er euh man theuhs/, n. a mountain in S Greece, in the NW Peloponnesus. 7295 ft. (2225 m). Also, Erimanthus, Erymanthos /er euh man theuhs, thos/; Gk. /e rddee mahn thaws/. Also called Olonos …   Useful english dictionary

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