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Español > 2 sentidos de la palabra Grecia:
NOMBRElocationGrecia, República Helénicaa republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula
locationGreciaancient Greece
Español > Grecia: 2 sentidos > nombre 1, location
SentidoA republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil.
SinónimoRepública Helénica
Caso deLos Balcanes, país balcánicoAny one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula
Miembro deC.E.E., CEE, Comunidad Económica Europea, Mercado Común, UE, Unión EuropeaAn international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation / cooperation among its members
NATO, Organización del Tratado del Atlántico Norte, O.T.A.N., OTANAn international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
Miembrosgriega, griego, helénico, helenoA native or inhabitant of Greece
Part deEuropaThe 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia)
PartesArcadiaA department of Greece in the central Peloponnese
ArgosAn ancient city in southeastern Greece
Atenas, capital de GreciaThe capital and largest city of Greece
BeociaA district of ancient Greece to the northwest of Athens
CorintoThe modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens
CretaThe largest Greek island in the Mediterranean
DelfosAn ancient Greek city on the slopes of Mount Parnassus
EpiroAn ancient area on the Ionian Sea that flourished as a kingdom in the 3rd century BC
Islas Cíclades, Las CícladesA group of over 200 islands in the southern Aegean
Lesbos, Mitilene, MitiliniAn island of eastern Greece in the eastern Aegean Sea
MicenasAn ancient city is southern Greece
OlimpoA mountain peak in northeast Greece near the Aegean coast
Peloponeso, Península del PeloponesoThe southern peninsula of Greece
RodasA Greek island in the southeast Aegean Sea 10 miles off the Turkish coast
Salonica, Salónica, Tesalónica, ThessalonikiA port city in northeastern Greece on an inlet of the Aegean Sea
TesaliaA fertile plain on the Aegean Sea in east central Greece
ÁticaThe territory of Athens in ancient Greece where the Ionic dialect was spoken
Ítaca, IthakiA Greek island to the west of Greece
RegiónBaco(classical mythology) god of wine
Las Termópilas, Termopilas, TermópilasA famous battle in 480 BC
LepantoTurkish sea power was destroyed in 1571 by a league of Christian nations organized by the Pope
Midas(Greek legend) the greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into gold
NavarinoA decisive naval battle in the War of Greek Independence (1827)
Sísifo(Greek legend) a king in ancient Greece who offended Zeus and whose punishment was to roll a huge boulder to the top of a steep hill
batalla de Farsalia, FarsaliaCaesar defeated Pompey in 48 BC
batalla de Leuctra, LeuctraThebes defeated Sparta in 371 BC
batalla de Mantinea, MantineaThe site of three famous battles among Greek city-states
batalla de Maratón, MaratónA battle in 490 BC in which the Athenians and their allies defeated the Persians
batalla de Queronea, QueroneaA battle in which Philip II of Macedon defeated the Athenians and Thebans (338 BC) and also Sulla defeated Mithridates (86 BC)
caballo de TroyaA large hollow wooden figure of a horse (filled with Greek soldiers) left by the Greeks outside Troy during the Trojan War
cacodaemon, cacodemon, demonio, diablillo, espíritu malignoAn evil spirit
choragus(ancient Greece) leader of a group or festival
corona de laurel, lauréola(antiquity) a wreath of laurel foliage worn on the head as an emblem of victory
ditirambo(ancient Greece) a passionate hymn (usually in honor of Dionysus)
espíritu bueno, eudemonA benevolent spirit
griego, helénica, lengua helénicaThe Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
guerras balcánicasTwo wars (1912-1913) that were fought over the last of the European territories of the Ottoman Empire and that left the area around Constantinople (now Istanbul) as the only Ottoman territory in Europe
híbrido, loanblendA word that is composed of parts from different languages (e.g., 'monolingual' has a Greek prefix and a Latin root)
optativoA mood (as in Greek or Sanskrit) that expresses a wish or hope / hope
panteón(antiquity) a temple to all the gods
peán(ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity)
sibila(ancient Rome) a woman who was regarded as an oracle or prophet
souvlakia, souvlakimade of lamb
InglésGreece, Hellenic Republic, Ellas
CatalánGrecia, Grècia
Adjetivogriego, helénico, helenoOf or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language
Español > Grecia: 2 sentidos > nombre 2, location
SentidoAncient Greece; a country of city-states (especially Athens and Sparta) that reached its peak in the fifth century BCE.
GeneralLos Balcanes, país balcánicoAny one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula

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