Origin of Greek
usage note for Greek
OTHER WORDS FROM Greek
Words nearby Greek
How to use Greek in a sentence
In Greek mythology, the species became associated with numerous gods.The History of the Chicken: How This Humble Bird Saved Humanity|William O’Connor|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Greek embassy confirmed the death, which has barely registered by the international press.
That distant whirring sound you hear is a long-dead Greek physician spinning in his grave.
In 1984, gay men were not openly accepted in Southern Greek culture.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The root of the word irony is in the Greek eironeia, “liar.”Up to a Point: They Made Me Write About Lena Dunham|P. J. O’Rourke|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
John of Damascus, an important Greek theologian of the eighth century, often cited by Thomas.The Mediaeval Mind (Volume II of II)|Henry Osborn Taylor
The Greek character will now become easy to decipher; and the evening papers may take King Otho both off the throne and on.
Just got a telegram saying that M. Venezelos has gained a big majority in the Greek Election.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
The fact that the earth was globular in form was understood by the Greek men of science.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
In Greek especially she was proficient, and Plato was to her more interesting than any story book.The Childhood of Distinguished Women|Selina A. Bower