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Delphi
Δελφοί
Delphi theatre
The theatre, seen frae abuin
Delphi is locatit in Greece
Delphi
Shawn within Greece
Location Phocis, Greece
Coordinates 38°28′53″N 22°30′06″E / 38.4812634°N 22.5016871°E / 38.4812634; 22.5016871
Teep Settlement
History
Culturs Auncient Greece
Offeecial name Airchaeological Steid o Delphi
Teep Cultural
Criteria i, ii, iii, iv, v and vi
Designatit 1987 (12t session)
Reference no. 393
State Party Greece
Region Europe an North Americae

Delphi (/ˈdɛlf/ or /ˈdɛlfi/; Greek: Δελφοί, [ðelˈfi])[1] is baith an airchaeological steid an a modren toun in Greece on the sooth-wastren spur o Moont Parnassus in the valley o Phocis.

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  1. In Inglis, the name Delphi is pronoonced either as /ˈdɛlf/ or, in a mair the Greek-lik manner, as /ˈdɛlf/. The Greek spellin transleeterates as "Delphoi" (with an o); dialectal forms include BelphoiAeolian form — an DalphoiPhocian form—, as well as other Greek dialectal varieties.