[ el grek-oh; Spanish el gre-kaw ]
/ ɛl ˈgrɛk oʊ; Spanish ɛl ˈgrɛ kɔ /
Domenikos Theotocopoulos, 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete.
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Definition for el greco (2 of 2)
[ grek-oh; Spanish, Italian gre-kaw ]
/ ˈgrɛk oʊ; Spanish, Italian ˈgrɛ kɔ /
Jo·sé [hoh-zey; Spanish haw-se] /hoʊˈzeɪ; Spanish hɔˈsɛ/, 1918–2001, U.S. dancer and choreographer, born in Italy.
El [el] /ɛl/. El Greco.
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British Dictionary definitions for el greco (1 of 2)
/ (ɛl ˈɡrɛkəʊ) /
real name Domenikos Theotocopoulos. 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete; noted for his elongated human forms and dramatic use of colour
British Dictionary definitions for el greco (2 of 2)
/ (ˈɡrɛkəʊ) /
El. See El Greco
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