The masses perpetuated ancient animistic beliefs, like the pre-hellenic inhabitants of Greece.
Really of pre-hellenic date, the place claimed to be an Argive colony.
The architecture of the talayots, the nuraghi, and the brochs resembles that of the bee-hive tombs of Mycen (pre-hellenic Greece).
It is because of this that we find coexisting in the pre-hellenic times the sorcery of the Celt and the polytheism of the Hindu.
Of such urns were found an immense number in all the pre-hellenic strata on the hill.
I agree that the "non-Homeric sagas" represent more faithfully the primitive pre-hellenic habits of thought.
Of such urns I have found an immense number in all the pre-hellenic strata on the hill.
It is also impossible for me to ascertain its breadth without breaking down the curious pre-hellenic house.
"pertaining to Greece," 1640s, from Greek Hellenikos, from Hellen "a Greek," of unknown origin. Earliest surviving use is by Homer in reference to a Thessalian tribe.