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Hellas a.k.a. Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic and known since ancient times as Hellas, is a country in Southern Europe and Balkans. According to the 2011 census, Greece's population is around 11 million. Athens is the nation's capital and largest city.
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- "Hellas" is a verse drama by Percy Bysshe Shelley, written in 1821 and published in 1822 by Charles and James Ollier in London. Shelley wrote it while living in Pisa, with a view to raising money for the Greek War of Independence. It was to be Shelley’s last published poem during his lifetime.
- also known as "Hellas: a lyrical drama by Percy Bysshe Shelley"; "Hellas, a lyrical drama by Percy Bysshe Shelley; a reprint of the original edition published in 1822"
- "Hellas" a.k.a. "Hellas; eller, Sokrates" is a book written by August Strindberg.
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- "Hellas" a.k.a. "Hellas, a portrait of Greece" is a book by Nicholas Gage.
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Hellas: The Theme of Hellas was a Byzantine military-civilian province located in southern Greece. The theme encompassed parts of Central Greece, Thessaly and, until c. 800, the Peloponnese. It was established in the late 7th century, and survived until the late 11th/12th century.
Phrases with Hellas
- Dasiops Hellas
- Spialia Hellas
- Hesperia Hellas
- Xanthodelphax Hellas
- Species Dasiops Hellas
- Species Hesperia Hellas
- Species Xanthodelphax Hellas
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by Michael M. Woolfson
Hellas is a large and deep basin in the southern hemisphere with an average depression equal to that of the northern plains. The assumption is made that these features are departures from a crust which would be a uniform spherical shell.
Silent Urns (2000)
Romanticism, Hellenism, Modernity by David S. Ferris
Indeed, so strong is the sense that Hellas is a classic Hellenistic text that famous remarks from its Preface, such as, ...
Odysseus Unbound (2005)
The Search for Homer's Ithaca by Robert Bittlestone, James Diggle, John Underhill
Hellas is an ancient name for Greece and the Phoenicians came from Lebanon, so Herodotus is telling us that the Greek alphabet was derived from an early western Semitic script, probably between the ninth and eighth centuries BC.
History of Modern France (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Hellas: Hellas is a verse drama by Percy Bysshe Shelley, written in 1821 and ...
A Magazine Devoted to Old Time Literature
Whether the Hellas is a more trustworthy portrait, so to speak, of the original, we cannot say, as we have not been able to obtain an opportunity of comparing the two. Apart from this question, the book is certainly a very valuable acquisition, ...
by M. Garrett
(See Hellas. A Lyrical Drama; 'Cry of War tothe Greeks'; Mavrokordatos, Prince Alexandros.) Hesawit bothasa potential fulfilment of theideal ofclassical Greece andaspart ofa libertarian movement which also embraced revolutions and ...
by Thanos Veremēs, Markos Dragoumēs
Hellas certainly did have a meaning but this should be considered in a context of a complex society where every Hellene belonged to a multiplicity of groups, of which the "polis" was the most demanding. An Athenian visiting nearby Megara ...
by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix
The cratered highlands surrounding the Hellas basin in the southern hemisphere of Mars exhibit a variety of volcanic landforms, most notably ancient, eroded volcanoes (formerly called highland paterae) and vast plains FIGURE 41.4 ...
by Tatnall, Arthur
Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH), Greece Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH), Greece Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH), Greece Foundation for Research and ...
by Bill Mallon, Jeroen Heijmans
Hellas!” (“A Greek! A Greek!”), sending the crowd into a frenzy. The Olympic pride based on millennia of Olympic tradition was then realized by the home crowd, which had been rather disappointed by the results of the Greek athletes.
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Scrabble value of H4E1L1L1A1S1
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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