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Issios

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Information: A dance.

Similar dances from the Dodecanese Islands: Kato, Ta Dhio Zala / Patmos, Apostolitiko / Tilos?, Za Ramo / Pravo from the Florina/Lerin region, Čoček.

Translation: Even or straight

Pronunciation: EE-see-ohs

Other names: Issos, Kalymnikos, Lerikos (not to be confused with the international folk dance Lerikos).

Region: Dodecanese Islands of Kalymnos, Leros, and Kos Greece.


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