Definition of Minos in English:

Minos

Pronunciation /ˈmīnəs/ /ˈmaɪnəs/ /ˈmīnäs/ /ˈmaɪnɑs/ /ˈmīnôs/ /ˈmaɪnɔs/

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • A legendary king of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa. His wife Pasiphaë gave birth to the Minotaur; Minos later exacted tribute from Athens in the form of young people to be devoured by the monster.