Name: Minos

Origin and Meaning of the Name Minos

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  • Pronunciation:
    (MY noss); (MEE noss)
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    Itself (Minos)
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Miscellaneous Info for Minos

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    English and Greek speaking countries
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    In Greek mythology Minos was the king of Crete who placed the Minotaur in the Labyrinth. The name is still in use in modern Greece, with the pronunciation MEE-noss.

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