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Aeolic

Definition of the noun aeolic

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noun - plural: -

  1. the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis

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proper noun

  1. An ancient Greek dialect spoken in Boeotia and the island of Lesbos.

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Google previewTransactions of the American Philological Association (1887)

by American Philological Association

Aeolic is the guilty member. This disposes of a pan-Aeolic dialect. Aeolic, Thessalian, and Boeotian are more closely connected ...

Google previewTransactions and Proceedings (1887)

by American Philological Association

Aeolic is the guilty member. This disposes of a pan-Aeolic dialect. Aeolic, Thessalian, and Boeotian are more closely connected ...

Google previewTransactions and Proceedings of the American Philological Association (1888)

by American Philological Association

Aeolic is the guilty member. This disposes of a pan-Aeolic dialect. Aeolic, Thessalian, and Boeotian are more closely connected ...

Google previewHead and Horn in Indo-European (1985)

by Alan J. Nussbaum

Either Ionic or Asia Minor Aeolic is a reasonable source for a Homeric adverb, and there is consequently no difficulty from that point of view. As to the relative chronology of If 3* sh) and -rl'rN- >-Hthr'-, this is hard to fix both for Ionic and for Asia ...

Google previewA companion to school classics (1906)

by James Gow

Aeolic is the dialect of Alcaeus and Sappho, and (in three idylls only) of Theocritus. Some characteristics of it appear in the language of the Boeotian who is introduced in Aristophanes' Acharnians, and it has left important traces on the ...

Google previewJohns Hopkins University Circulars (1885)

by Johns Hopkins University

Aeolic is the guilty member.

Google previewCirculars (1888)

by Johns Hopkins University

tin-6 or Ke', Boeotiau and Elean are the offending dialects, if with in or with {v cum mama, Aeolic is the guilty member.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ancient Greece (2013)

by Nigel Wilson

The Aeolic dialect group, like the Ionic, consists of members separated by the Aegean Sea. Lesbian ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

The Aeolic settlers of Lesbos and Cyme, pushing eastwards by Larissa and Neonteichus and over the Hermus, seized the valley of Smyrna. It was the frontier city between Aeolis on the N. and Ionia on the S., and was more accessible on the ...

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics (2012)

by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev

poetry bears witness to at least three distinct systems: * Aeolic, Ionian, and Dorian, each with its own repertoire of meters and genres and each associated with a distinct local dialect of Gr. The three trads. share the ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary (1851)

by Charles Anthon

An AEolic colony, according to ancient writer, that it was cold there during eight | Apollodorus (1,9, 4), was also led into Phocis, under months of the year, and that a severe frost prevailed Deion, the fifth son of Æolus, and where ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of European Peoples (2006)

by Carl Waldman, Catherine Mason

ACHAEAN* AEOLIC* ARCADIAN* ATTIC* BOETIAN* BYZANTINE GREEK* CLASSICAL GREEK* CORINTHIAN* CYPRIAN* DORIC* ELEAN* GREEK IONIC* (HOMERIC GREEK) KOINÉ LESBIAN* MYCENAEAN* ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of Modern English (2012)

by Ernest Weekley

a (Aeolic). synopsis. G. mivol/as, seeing together (see optic). Cf. conspectus. Synoptic (theol.) is applied to the first three Gospels. syntax. F. syntaxe, L., G. o-13v-rains, from -roioo-cw, to arrange.

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