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[kuh-ley-is] /kəˈleɪ ɪs/

noun, Classical Mythology.
[kuh-ley-is] /kəˈleɪ ɪs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
the winged son of Boreas the north wind. As Argonauts he and his brother Zetes chased away the Harpies.
/ˈkæleɪ; French kalɛ/
a port in N France, on the Strait of Dover: the nearest French port to England; belonged to England 1347–1558. Pop: 77 333 (1999)

city on the French coast of the English Channel, from Gaulish Caleti, the name of a Celtic people who once lived along the shore there.


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