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n. (plural of fane English)


Fanes is a village in the northeast part of Rhodes. The main village is situated around 1 km inland. Fanes has had extensive farm fields, near the coast and along the adjacent hills. It also has a small natural bay which was refitted as a yacht port in the 1990s. Since 1998, Fanes has formed part of the Municipality of Kameiros (Kamiros) — named after the ancient Doric city.

Usage examples of "fanes".

This was Darfarism, and across the River were not the Egyptian Pyramids, but the Fanes of the Greater Gods.

It had been whitewashed about the time the Fanes were built, and the whitewash that remained had several layers of dirt in sedimentary deposits over it.

It is a fine thing for our architecture but too often we enjoy her stately fanes without giving her a grateful thought.