Sími (sē´mē) or Syme (sē´mē, sī´–), island, 22 sq mi (57 sq km), SE Greece, in the Aegean Sea, one of the Dodecanese. The main town is Sími, located on the northeast shore. The monastery of Panormetes is on the island.
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