Definitions
Greece Tweet Definition of Greece Like Definition of Greece on Facebook
proper noun 
  1. Country in southeastern Europe having borders with Albania, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Turkey. Member state of the European Union since 1981. Official name: Hellenic Republic (Îλληνική ÎημοκÏαÏία).
Translations: 
  • Dutch: Griekenland
  • French: Grèce
  • German: Griechenland
  • Italian: Grecia
  • Spanish: Grecia
Etymology: From Graecia < Ancient Greek (Graekos), a character in Greek mythology, the son of w:Thessalos, Thessalos, the king of w:Fthia, Fthia, whom á (Hellas, "Greece") and á (Hellenes, "the Greeks") were also named after.


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for Greece for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.