from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern Greece in the northeast Peloponnesus on the Gulf of Corinth. It is near the site of the ancient city of Corinth, which was founded in Homeric times and was a rich, influential maritime power in the seventh and sixth centuries B.C. Population: 29,700.
- Gulf of Formerly Gulf of Le·pan·to (lĭ-pănˈtō, lĕˈpän-tô)Corinth An inlet of the Ionian Sea between the Peloponnesus and central Greece.
- Isthmus ofCorinth A narrow isthmus connecting central Greece with the Peloponnesus. It lies between the Gulf of Corinth and the Saronic Sea and is crossed by the Corinth Canal, constructed from 1881 to 1893.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A city in Greece on northern coast of Peloponnese peninsula.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A city of Greece, famed for its luxury and extravagance.
- n. A small fruit; a currant.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A “restored” form of currant.
- n. A name applied to several coal-tar colors which dye currant-red and other reddish shades.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens
From Ancient Greek Κόρινθος (Korinthos). (Wiktionary)