Panhellenism

[ pan-hel-uh-niz-uhm ]

noun
  1. the idea or advocacy of a union of all Greeks in one political body.

Origin of Panhellenism

1
First recorded in 1855–60; pan- + Hellenism

Other words from Panhellenism

  • Pan·hel·len·ist, noun

Words Nearby Panhellenism

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British Dictionary definitions for Panhellenism

Panhellenism

/ (ˌpænˈhɛlɪˌnɪzəm) /


noun
  1. the principle of or support for the union of all Greeks or all Greece

Derived forms of Panhellenism

  • Panhellenist, noun
  • Panhellenistic, adjective

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