Definition of Hellenic in English :

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Hellenic meaning in English

Meaning of Hellenic in English

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Hellenic

see synonyms of hellenic

Noun

1. greek, hellenic, hellenic language

the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages

Adjective

1. classic, classical, graeco-roman, greco-roman, hellenic

of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures

Example Sentences:
'classical mythology'

2. hellenic, hellenistic, hellenistical

relating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization

3. grecian, greek, hellenic

of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language

Example Sentences:
'Greek mythology'
'a Grecian robe'


1. greek, hellenic, hellenic language

the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages


1. classic, classical, graeco-roman, greco-roman, hellenic

of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures

Example Sentences:
'classical mythology'

2. hellenic, hellenistic, hellenistical

relating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization

3. grecian, greek, hellenic

of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language

Example Sentences:
'Greek mythology'
'a Grecian robe'

Based on WordNet 3.0, Princeton University


Hellenic

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adjective
1. 
of or relating to the ancient or modern Greeks or their language
2. 
of or relating to ancient Greece or the Greeks of the classical period (776–323 bc)
Compare Hellenistic
3.  another word for Greek
noun
4. 
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages consisting of Greek in its various ancient and modern dialects

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Hellenic

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adjective
1. 
of the Hellenes; Greek
2. 
of the history, language, or culture of the ancient Greeks, specif. from the late 8th century b.c. to the death of Alexander the Great (323 b.c.)
noun
3. 
the language of ancient Greece
4.  Obsolete
Greek (sense 2)

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Hellenic

see synonyms of hellenic
adj.
Of or relating to the ancient Hellenes, their language, or their history; Greek.
n.
The branch of the Indo-European language family that consists only of Greek.

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