[mahy-nuh s, -nos] /ˈmaɪ nəs, -nɒs/

noun, Classical Mythology.
a king of Crete: he ordered Daedalus to build the Labyrinth.
[mee-nyaw] /ˈmi nyɔ/
(Greek myth) a king of Crete for whom Daedalus built the Labyrinth to contain the Minotaur
/Spanish ˈmiɲo/
a river in SW Europe, rising in NW Spain and flowing southwest (as part of the border between Spain and Portugal) to the Atlantic. Length: 338 km (210 miles) Portuguese name Minho


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