El Greco

[ el grek-oh; Spanish el gre-kaw ]
/ ɛl ˈgrɛk oʊ; Spanish ɛl ˈgrɛ kɔ /

noun

Domenikos Theotocopoulos,1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete.

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Definition for el greco (2 of 2)

Greco
[ grek-oh; Spanish, Italian gre-kaw ]
/ ˈgrɛk oʊ; Spanish, Italian ˈgrɛ kɔ /

noun

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)

El Greco
/ (ɛl ˈɡrɛkəʊ) /

noun

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)

Greco
/ (ˈɡrɛkəʊ) /

noun

El. See El Greco
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