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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
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Gr****
of, from, or related
, a country
- Ancient Gr**** includes
of the Gr**** language
used in ancient Greece
and the ancient world
1500 BC to 300 BC. It is often
- Gr**** mythology
is the body of myths originally
told by the ancient Gr****s
, and a genre
of ancient Gr****
folklore, today absorbed alongside Roman
: Ελληνικά, romanized: Elliniká, pronounced
[eliniˈka]; Ancient Gr****
: Ἑλληνική, romanized: ****ēnikḗ) is an independent branch
- propertyless Gr**** refugees
had to be integrated
society. Cappadocian Gr****s
, Pontian Gr****s
, and non-Gr**** followers
- The Gr**** alphabet
has been used to write
the Gr**** language since
the late 9th or early
BC. It is derived
from the earlier Phoenician
- most ethnic Gr****s
of the modern Gr**** state
or in Cyprus. The Gr**** genocide
and po****tion exchange between Greece
- Ancient Greece
: Ἑλλάς, romanized: ****ás) was a northeastern Mediterranean
from the Gr****
Dark Ages of the 12th–9th centuries...
- The history
encomp****es the history
of the territory
of the modern
nation-state of Greece
as well as that of the Gr**** people
and the areas...
- Koine Gr****
(UK: /ˈkɔɪni/ KOY-nee; US: /ˈkɔɪneɪ/ KOY-nay, /kɔɪˈneɪ/ koy-NAY; Koine Gr****
: ἡ κοινὴ διάλεκτος, romanized: hē koinè diál****s, lit. 'the common...
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