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Argolis(är`gəlĭs), region of ancient Greece in the NE Peloponnesus. It was roughly identical with the Argive plain and was the area dominated by the city of Argos.
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1. a department and ancient region of Greece, in the NE Peloponnese. Capital: Nauplion. Pop.: 102 392 (2001). Area: 2261 sq. km (873 sq. miles)
2. Gulf of. an inlet of the Aegean Sea, in the E Peloponnese
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