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  • proper n. An island in the northern Cyclades
  • proper n. A town in Greece located on an homonymous island.


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  • I was born on an island called Tinos, and when I was about a year and a half, my father moved us to Athens.

    Island Packet: Home

  • Sinon, I recommend also Sifnos, Milos and Tinos, which has the beauty of Mykonos but more quiet ..


  • Whenever Kaz tried to look over his shoulder, Tinos delivered a swat on the side of his head.

    Kaz the Minotaur

  • Hecar spoke, his tone much more civil, more calm than the fanatical Tinos.

    Kaz the Minotaur

  • Tinos and Hecar each took one arm and began to pull Kaz forward, almost causing him to lose his footing.

    Kaz the Minotaur

  • Hecar and I argued on your behalf, and even Tinos seemed willing, but Greel wants to take no chances.

    Kaz the Minotaur

  • The Italians sank it at Tinos, just when all the pilgrims were setting off to the church to see the miracles. '

    Captain Corelli's Mandolin

  • What are the islands to me if you are lost – what is Naxos, Tinos, Andros, and Delos, the clasp of the white necklace?


  • What is Naxos, Tinos, Andros, and Delos, the clasp of the white necklace?

    The Islands

  • Tinos possesses an image of the Evanghelistria or of the Annunciation discovered in 1823 which attracts each year on 25

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 14: Simony-Tournon


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