HyperDic: hellenic

English > 3 senses of the word Hellenic:
ADJECTIVEpertHellenic, Hellenistic, Hellenisticalrelating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization
pertHellenic, Greek, Grecianof or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language
NOUNcommunicationHellenic, Greek, Hellenic languagethe Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
Hellenic > pronunciation
Soundshhahleh'nihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > Hellenic: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningrelating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization.
SynonymsHellenistic, Hellenistical
Spanishhelénico, helenístico
Catalanhel·lènic, hel·lenístic
NounsHellenismthe principles and ideals associated with classical Greek civilization
English > Hellenic: 3 senses > adjective 2, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language.
SynonymsGreek, Grecian
Spanishgriego, helénico, heleno
Catalangrec, hel·lè, hel·lènic
NounsGreecea republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula
Hellenea native or inhabitant of Greece
Hellenicthe Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
English > Hellenic: 3 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages.
SynonymsGreek, Hellenic language
RegionGreece, Hellenic Republic, EllasA republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula
NarrowerAncient GreekThe Greek language prior to the Roman Empire
KoineA Greek dialect that flourished under the Roman Empire
Late GreekThe Greek language in the 3rd to 8th centuries
Medieval Greek, Middle Greek, Byzantine GreekThe Greek language from about 600 to 1200 AD
Modern Greek, New GreekThe Greek language as spoken and written today
BroaderIndo-European, Indo-European language, Indo-HittiteThe family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
Spanishgriego, helénica, lengua helénica
Catalangrec, llengua hel·lènica
AdjectivesHellenicof or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language

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