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koine

  • noun a common language used by speakers of different languages
    lingua franca; interlanguage.
    • Koine is a dialect of ancient Greek that was the lingua franca of the empire of Alexander the Great and was widely spoken throughout the eastern Mediterranean area in Roman times
  • noun a Greek dialect that flourished under the Roman Empire

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diiambus

(Pros.) A double iambus; a foot consisting of two iambuses ( ).

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hebraistic

Pertaining to, or resembling, the Hebrew language or idiom.

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bromos

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autocephalous

(Eccl. Hist.) Having its own head; independent of episcopal or patriarchal jurisdiction, as certain Greek churches.

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maenadism

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melkite

  • noun an eastern Christian in Egypt or Syria who adheres to the Orthodox faith as defined by the council of Chalcedon in 451 and as accepted by the Byzantine emperor
    Melchite.
  • noun an Orthodox Christian or Uniate Christian belonging to the patriarchate of Alexandria or Antioch or Jerusalem
    Melchite.

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keno

  • noun a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards
    bingo; beano; lotto.

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hebraize

To convert into the Hebrew idiom; to make Hebrew or Hebraistic. J. R. Smith.

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transliterate

  • verb rewrite in a different script
    transcribe.
    • The Sanskrit text had to be transliterated

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idyllists

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resinated

  • adjective impregnated or flavored with resin
    • resinated wine
  • verb impregnate with resin to give a special flavor to
    resinate.
    • Greek wines are often resinated

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moirae

  • noun any of the three Greek goddesses of fate or destiny; identified with the Roman Parcae and similar to the Norse Norns
    Moirai.

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transliterate

  • verb rewrite in a different script
    transcribe.
    • The Sanskrit text had to be transliterated

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cryptos

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epistolography

The art or practice of writing epistles.

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corfiote

A native or inhabitant of Corfu, an island in the Mediterranean Sea.

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diabolos

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demotic

  • adjective satellite of or for the common people
    • demotic entertainments
    • demotic speech
    • a poet with a keen ear for demotic rhythms
  • noun a simplified cursive form of the ancient hieratic script
    Demotic script.
    • Demotic script was eventually replaced by Greek

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postclassical

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archonts

(Zoöl.) The group including man alone.

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interlinear

  • adjective written between lines of text
    interlineal.

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evzone

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aeolic

Æolian, 1; as, the Æolic dialect; the Æolic mode.

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heteros

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pontic

Of or pertaining to the Pontus, Euxine, or Black Sea.

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karyon

  • noun a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction
    nucleus; cell nucleus.

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transliterate

  • verb rewrite in a different script
    transcribe.
    • The Sanskrit text had to be transliterated

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evzones

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stenos

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latinize

  • verb write in the Latin alphabet
    Romanise; Latinise; Romanize.
    • many shops in Japan now carry neon signs with Romanized names
  • verb translate into Latin

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platy

  • noun small stocky Mexican fish; popular aquarium fish
    Platypoecilus maculatus.

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puristic

Of or pertaining to purists or purism.

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monarcho

The nickname of a crackbrained Italian who fancied himself an emperor. Obs. Shak.

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melchite

(Eccl. Hist.) One of a sect, chiefly in Syria and Egypt, which acknowledges the authority of the pope, but adheres to the liturgy and ceremonies of the Eastern Church.

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cypriot

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Cyprus
    Cypriote; Cyprian.
  • adjective of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture
    Cypriote; Cyprian.
    • Cypriot expatriates
    • Cypriote monasteries

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romaic

  • adjective relating to modern Greece or its inhabitants or its language
  • noun the modern Greek vernacular
    Demotic.

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cognomen

  • noun a familiar name for a person (often a shortened version of a person's given name)
    moniker; byname; sobriquet; nickname; soubriquet.
    • Joe's mother would not use his nickname and always called him Joseph
    • Henry's nickname was Slim
  • noun the name used to identify the members of a family (as distinguished from each member's given name)
    last name; family name; surname.

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hellespontine

Of or pertaining to the Hellespont. Mitford.

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philosopheme

A philosophical proposition, doctrine, or principle of reasoning. R.
This, the most venerable, and perhaps the most ancient, of Grecian myths, is a philosopheme. Coleridge.

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uncial

  • noun a style of orthography characterized by somewhat rounded capital letters; found especially in Greek and Latin manuscripts of the 4th to 8th centuries
  • adjective relating to or written in majuscule letters (which resemble modern capitals)
    • uncial letters

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choliambic

(Pros.) A verse having an iambus in the fifth place, and a spondee in the sixth or last.

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barbarize

  • verb become crude or savage or barbaric in behavior or language
    barbarise.
  • verb make crude or savage in behavior or speech
    barbarise.
    • his years in prison have barbarized the young man

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bouzouki

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ubs

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plethron

(Gr. Antiq.) A long measure of 100 Greek, or 101 English, feet; also, a square measure of 10,000 Greek feet.

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drachma

  • noun a unit of apothecary weight equal to an eighth of an ounce or to 60 grains
    dram; drachm.
  • noun formerly the basic unit of money in Greece
    Greek drachma.

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complutensian

Of or pertaining to Complutum (now Alcala de Henares) a city near Madrid; as, the Complutensian Bible.

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elegist

  • noun the author of a mournful poem lamenting the dead

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mycenaean

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of ancient Mycenae or its inhabitants
    • Mycenaean bronzes

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menaion

(Eccl.) A work of twelve volumes, each containing the offices in the Greek Church for a month; also, each volume of the same. Shipley.

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patristic

  • adjective of or relating to the writings of the early church fathers
    patristical.

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cypriote

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Cyprus
    Cypriot; Cyprian.
  • adjective of or relating to Cyprus or its people or culture
    Cyprian; Cypriot.
    • Cypriot expatriates
    • Cypriote monasteries

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lowercase

  • noun the characters that were once kept in bottom half of a compositor's type case
    minuscule; small letter; lower-case letter.
  • adjective relating to small (not capitalized) letters that were kept in the lower half of a compositor's type case; a and b and c etc"
    • lowercase letters

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agora

  • noun 100 agorot equal 1 shekel in Israel
  • noun the marketplace in ancient Greece

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helot

  • noun (Middle Ages) a person who is bound to the land and owned by the feudal lord
    serf; villein.

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myxa

(Zoöl.) The distal end of the mandibles of a bird.

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latinize

  • verb write in the Latin alphabet
    Romanise; Latinise; Romanize.
    • many shops in Japan now carry neon signs with Romanized names
  • verb translate into Latin

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caloyer

A monk of the Greek Church; a cenobite, anchoret, or recluse of the rule of St. Basil, especially, one on or near Mt. Athos.

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tetrastyle

(Arch.) Having four columns in front; -- said of a temple, portico, or colonnade. -- n. A tetrastyle building.

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tragedian

  • noun a writer (especially a playwright) who writes tragedies
  • noun an actor who specializes in tragic roles

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hexastyle

(Arch.) Having six columns in front; -- said of a portico or temple.

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patristics

  • noun the writings of the early Church Fathers
    patrology.
  • noun the study of the lives, writings, and doctrines of the Church Fathers
    patrology.

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archaic

  • adjective satellite so extremely old as seeming to belong to an earlier period
    antiquated; antediluvian.
    • a ramshackle antediluvian tenement
    • antediluvian ideas
    • archaic laws
  • adjective satellite little evolved from or characteristic of an earlier ancestral type
    primitive.
    • archaic forms of life
    • primitive mammals
    • the okapi is a short-necked primitive cousin of the giraffe

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romanize

  • verb write in the Latin alphabet
    Romanise; Latinise; Latinize.
    • many shops in Japan now carry neon signs with Romanized names

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prosody

  • noun the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
    inflection.
  • noun (prosody) a system of versification
    poetic rhythm; rhythmic pattern.

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uppercase

  • noun one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters"
    capital letter; upper-case letter; majuscule; capital.
    • printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases
  • adjective relating to capital letters which were kept in the top half of a compositor's type case; X and Y and Z etc"
    • uppercase letters

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metabole

(Med.) A change or mutation; a change of disease, symptoms, or treatment.

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aland

On land; to the land; ashore. "Cast aland." Sir P. Sidney.

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moirai

  • noun any of the three Greek goddesses of fate or destiny; identified with the Roman Parcae and similar to the Norse Norns
    Moirae.

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uniat

(Eccl.) A member of the Greek Church, who nevertheless acknowledges the supremacy of the Pope of Rome; one of the United Greeks. Also used adjectively.

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phren

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ionian

Of or pertaining to Ionia or the Ionians; Ionic. -- n. A native or citizen of Ionia.

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columned

  • adjective having or resembling columns; having columns of a specified kind (often used as a combining form)
    • a columned portico
    • trees with columned trunks
    • white-columned houses

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atomist

One who holds to the atomic philosophy or theory. Locke.

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homeric

Of or pertaining to Homer, the most famous of Greek poets; resembling the poetry of Homer.

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cappadocian

  • adjective of or pertaining to Cappadocia or its people or culture

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calends

The first day of each month in the ancient Roman calendar. Written also kalends.

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septuagint

A Greek version of the Old Testament; -- so called because it was believed to be the work of seventy (or rather of seventy-two) translators. ✍ The causes which produced it [the Septuagint], the number and names of the translators, the times at which different portions were translated, are all uncertain. The only point in which all agree is that Alexandria was the birthplace of the version. On one other point there is a near agreement, namely, as to time, that the version was made, or at least commenced, in the time of the early Ptolemies, in the first half of the third century b.c. Dr. W. Smith (Bib. Dict.)

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mono

  • noun an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing
    infectious mononucleosis; kissing disease; glandular fever; mononucleosis.
  • adjective satellite designating sound transmission or recording or reproduction over a single channel
    monophonic; single-channel.

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uniate

(Eccl.) A member of the Greek Church, who nevertheless acknowledges the supremacy of the Pope of Rome; one of the United Greeks. Also used adjectively.

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teras

  • noun (medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus
    monster.
  • noun a three-tone Chadic language
    Yamaltu; Pidlimdi; Tera.

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socratic

Of or pertaining to Socrates, the Grecian sage and teacher. (b. c. 469-399), or to his manner of teaching and philosophizing. ✍ The Socratic method of reasoning and instruction was by a series of questions leading the one to whom they were addressed to perceive and admit what was true or false in doctrine, or right or wrong in conduct.

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untranslated

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hetaerae

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archaize

  • verb give an archaic appearance of character to
    archaise.
    • archaized craftwork

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cadenced

  • adjective satellite marked by a rhythmical cadence
    cadent.
    • the cadenced crunch of marching feet

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hypnos

  • noun (Greek mythology) the Greek god of sleep; the son of Nyx

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identifiably

  • adverb in an identifiable manner
    • they were identifiably different

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pseudo

  • noun a person who makes deceitful pretenses
    fraud; shammer; imposter; impostor; faker; pseud; role player; fake; pretender; sham.
  • adjective satellite (often used in combination) not genuine but having the appearance of
    • a pseudo esthete
    • pseudoclassic

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periclean

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schismatic

  • adjective of or relating to or involved in or characteristic of schism
    schismatical.
    • schismatic sects

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pteron

(Anat.) The region of the skull, in the temporal fossa back of the orbit, where the great wing of the sphenoid, the temporal, the parietal, and the frontal hones approach each other.

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anatolian

  • noun an extinct branch of the Indo-European family of languages known from inscriptions and important in the reconstruction of Proto-Indo European
    Anatolian language.

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hoplite

(Gr. Antiq.) A heavy-armed infantry soldier. Milford.

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cursive

  • noun rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and are cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper
    longhand; cursive script; running hand.
  • adjective satellite having successive letter joined together
    • cursive script

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iambic

  • noun a verse line consisting of iambs
  • adjective of or consisting of iambs
    • iambic pentameter

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