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Definition of the noun hellenic
What does hellenic mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
- region: Ellas / Greece / Hellenic Republic
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonyms of Hellenic: Greek / Hellenic language
- more generic terms: Indo-European / Indo-European language / Indo-Hittite = the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
- more specific terms:
- Modern Greek / New Greek = the Greek language as spoken and written today
- Late Greek = the Greek language in the 3rd to 8th centuries
- Byzantine Greek / Medieval Greek / Middle Greek = the Greek language from about 600 to 1200 AD
- Koine = a Greek dialect that flourished under the Roman Empire
- Ancient Greek = the Greek language prior to the Roman Empire
Alternative definition of the noun hellenic
- The Greek language and its dialects from the earliest records (Linear B inscriptions, about 1600-1300 [B.C.E.]) to the present Modern Greek.
Definition of the adjective hellenic
What does hellenic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- relating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization
- of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language
Alternative definition of the adjective hellenic
- Of or relating to the ancient Greek culture and civilization before the Hellenistic period.
- synonym: (Ancient only) Grecian
- Of or relating to Hellas (Greece) or the Hellenes (Greeks).
- synonym: Greek
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by Orr, James
power and extended civilization by the foundation and encouragement of Hellenic cities in extraordinary numbers. The city-state, often confederated with other city-states, displaced the organization of tribe or clan, thus substituting a new unit ...
by Shelley Rabinovitch, James Lewis
HELLENIC (GREEK) RECONSTRUCTIONIST RELIGION Hellenic (Greek) Reconstructionist religion has a great many...
by Everett Ferguson
Hellenic Neoplatonists relied on the sacred scriptures of the Hellenistic and Roman religions. ChristianNeoplatonists turned to theBible. From this confluence of philosophyandreligion, a setofnorms was postulated that,iffollowed, ledtothe ...
by James Stevens Curl, Susan Wilson
Hellenic. *Greek architecture and culture from C10 BC to c.323 BC. Wy (1962)...
by Informa Healthcare, Waldemar Karwowski
Hellenic Ergonomics Society, Athens, Greece 1 INTRODUCTION The Hellenic Ergonomics Society (HES) was founded in July 1988 and became a federated member of the IEA in August 1994. The HES is the association of Greek ergonomists ...
Conflict in Ancient Greece and Rome: The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia [3 volumes] (2016)
The Definitive Political, Social, and Military Encyclopedia by Douglas Kelly Ph.D., Peter Londey Ph.D.
In two clear-cut cases, Philip II of Macedon was elected as hegemon of the Hellenic League that met in Corinth in 338/7, and the same body elected Alexander the Great to the same position in 336/5. The authority of the hegemonial state was ...
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