hellenic hellenic  /hə ˈlɛ nɪk/


  1. (n) the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures
  3. (adj) relating to or characteristic of the classical Greek civilization
  4. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language



  1. "We will maintain these credit lines against the Hellenic Republic if possible--each bank has to decide this for themselves--and against Greek banks, which is very important," Ackermann said.
    on May 4, 2010 By: Josef Ackermann Source: Wall Street Journal

  2. The Archbishop praised the Federation for "distinguishing itself with the advancement of our Hellenic culture and with our Orthodox Christian ideals."
    on Apr 8, 2007 By: Archbishop Demetrios Source: Greek News

  3. Speaking after a meeting Monday with visiting Cyprus House President Marios Garoyian, Sioufas said: "I would like to express, on behalf of the Hellenic Parliament and Greece in general, our support towards our common strategic target for a just,...
    on Oct 20, 2008 By: Dimitris Sioufas Source: Athens News Agency

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