greek greek  /ˈɡrik/


  1. (n) the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
  2. (n) a native or inhabitant of Greece
  3. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language


  1. Greek PM offers to restart public news broadcast

    ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras offered to hire a small number of workers to resume a public news broadcast, he said in a statement on Friday, in a concession to coalition partners angry over the shutdown of state broadcaster ERT. He said a special liquidator appointed for ERT would set up a committee backed by all parties to hire workers so that the news broadcast could ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Greek yogurt used to make electricity?

    The Greek yogurt boom in New York is being harnessed to make electricity.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ABC 15 Phoenix

  3. Greek Journalists Continue Media Blackout Over Broadcast Shutdown

    The Greek Journalist Union (ESHEA) said Friday it would continue a media blackout until early next week in a show of solidarity for fired colleagues at state broadcaster ERT.
    on June 14, 2013     Source:


  1. "It's as old as, you know, Greek drama," Sen. Clinton told supporters in a recent speech to a private gathering, which was later posted on the Web.
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: USA Today

  2. Adding pants, Steinem said in an e-mail message, "gives us the idea that only pants can be powerful — tell that to Greek warriors and Sumo wrestlers."
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Gloria Steinem Source: The Associated Press

  3. "Such actions in the past have had a very heavy cost for the country - moral, financial and for the international standing of the country," said Greek Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis, who visited the embassy after the blast. "The Greek...
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Dora Bakoyannis Source: Forbes

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