Definition of greek. Meaning of greek. Synonyms of greek
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Definition of greek
GreekGreek Greek, a. [AS. grec, L. Graecus, Gr. ?: cf. F. grec. Cf.
Of or pertaining to Greece or the Greeks; Grecian.
Greek calends. See under Calends.
Greek Church (Eccl. Hist.), the Eastern Church; that part
of Christendom which separated from the Roman or Western
Church in the ninth century. It comprises the great bulk
of the Christian population of Russia (of which this is
the established church), Greece, Moldavia, and Wallachia.
The Greek Church is governed by patriarchs and is called
also the Byzantine Church.
Greek cross. See Illust. (10) Of Cross.
Greek Empire. See Byzantine Empire.
Greek fire, a combustible composition which burns under
water, the constituents of which are supposed to be
asphalt, with niter and sulphur. --Ure.
Greek rose, the flower campion.
Greek Greek, n.
1. A native, or one of the people, of Greece; a Grecian;
also, the language of Greece.
2. A swindler; a knave; a cheat. [Slang]
Without a confederate the . . . game of baccarat
does not . . . offer many chances for the Greek.
3. Something unintelligible; as, it was all Greek to me.
Meaning of greek from wikipedia
to anything related
, a country
europe. ancient greece
, the classical civilization centered
in the aftermath
of the first world
war, greece attempted further expansion
into asia minor
, a region
with a large greek population
- greek. (el , ελληνικά eliniˈka , el , iso , elliniká or. el , ελληνική γλώσσα eliniˈci ˈɣlosa , el , iso , ellinikí glóssa
to the second article
of the first greek constitution
of 1822, a greek
as any christian resident
of the kingdom
- ancient greek
is the form of the greek language
of time spanning
the c. 9th – 6th century
bc, (known as archaic
- greek mythology
is the body of myth s and teachings
to the ancient greeks
, concerning their
gods and heroes
, the nature
- the greek alphabet
is the script
that has been used to write
the greek language since
the 8th century
bc. cook , 1987 , p 9 it was derived
- ancient greece
was a civilization belonging
to a period
of greek history
from the archaic period
of the 8th to 6th centuries
(from grc , κοινή 'common', also known
n dialect, common attic
greek) was the common
(stylised as grΣΣk) -is an american
comedy-drama television series
that ran from july 9, 2007 to march
7, 2011 on abc family