an area in the southern hemisphere of Mars, appearing as a light region when viewed telescopically from the earth.
Other definitions for Hellas (2 of 2)
ancient Greek name of Greece.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
How to use Hellas in a sentence
Mona—Mona—heaven above and all the gods of hell and Hellas, what a fool, what a fool I've been!You Never Know Your Luck, Complete | Gilbert Parker
None of the greater gods of Hellas are winged like the tutelar gods of the Assyrians and Persians were.Ancient Faiths And Modern | Thomas Inman
Ellan or Hellan was alternatively entitled Hellas, and in Greek the word allos meant “the one”.Archaic England | Harold Bayley
When once they were written, copies were made, and the rest of Hellas adopted these for their public purposes.Homer and His Age | Andrew Lang
On the whole, however, their state is merely a caricature of the polls, a corruption of Hellas.We Philologists, Volume 8 (of 18) | Friedrich Nietzsche
British Dictionary definitions for Hellas
transliteration of the Ancient Greek name for Greece
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012