Definition of Hellenistic in English :

Define Hellenistic in English

Hellenistic meaning in English

Meaning of Hellenistic in English

Pronunciation of Hellenistic in English

Hellenistic pronunciation in English

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Hellenistic

see synonyms of hellenistic

1. hellenic, hellenistic, hellenistical

relating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization

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Hellenistic

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adjective
1. 
characteristic of or relating to Greek civilization in the Mediterranean world, esp from the death of Alexander the Great (323 bc) to the defeat of Antony and Cleopatra (30 bc)
2. 
of or relating to the Greeks or to Hellenism

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Hellenistic

see synonyms of hellenistic
adjective
1. 
of or characteristic of Hellenists or Hellenism
2. 
of Greek history, language, and culture after the death of Alexander the Great (323 b.c.)

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Hellenistic

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adj.
1. Of or relating to the Hellenists.
2.
a. Of or relating to postclassical Greek history and culture from the death of Alexander the Great to the accession of Augustus.
b. Relating to or in the style of the Greek art or architecture of this period.

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