Definition of Cyclades in English:

Cyclades

proper noun

  • A large group of islands in the southern Aegean Sea, regarded in antiquity as circling around the sacred island of Delos.

    Greek name Kikládhes

Pronunciation

Cyclades

/ˈsikləˌdēz/ /ˈsɪkləˌdiz/

Origin

Latin, based on Greek kuklos ‘circle’.