(meaning "Big Island" in Turkish; Greek: Πρίγκηπος or Πρίγκιπος
, pr. Pringipos
: in some cases Pringipo
; and alternatively Πρίγκηψ or Πρίγκιψ (pr. Pringips
) meaning "Prince" or "Foremost"; the Latin princeps
) is the largest of the nine so-called Princes' Islands in the Sea of Marmara, near Istanbul.
As on the other islands, motorized vehicles – except service vehicles – are forbidden, so visitors explore the island by foot, bicycle, in horse-drawn carriages, or by riding donkeys.