Greek articles on Wikipedia
AD) Greek alphabet, script used to write the Greek language Greek Orthodox Church, several Churches of the Eastern Orthodox Church Ancient Greece, the
May 11th 2017

Greek alphabet
Greek The Greek alphabet has been used to write the Greek language since the late 9th century BC or early 8th century BC It was derived from the earlier Phoenician
May 15th 2017

Greek mythology
oral-poetic tradition; today the Greek myths are known primarily from ancient Greek literature. The oldest known Greek literary sources, Homer's epic poems
Mar 24th 2017

Greek language
Greek (Modern Greek: ελληνικά [eliniˈka], ellinika, "Greek", ελληνική γλώσσα [eliniˈci ˈɣlosa] ( listen), elliniki glossa, "Greek language") is an independent
May 23rd 2017

Koine Greek
Koine Greek (UK English /ˈkɔɪniː/, US English /kɔɪˈneɪ/, /ˈkɔɪneɪ/ or /kiːˈniː/; from Koine Greek ἡ κοινὴ διάλεκτος, "the common dialect"), also known
May 25th 2017

Ancient Greek
Greek Ancient Greek includes the forms of Greek used in ancient Greece and the ancient world from around the 9th century BC to the 6th century AD. It is often
May 26th 2017

Greek Americans
Greek-AmericansAmericansGreek AmericansAmericans (Greek: Ελληνοαμερικανοί, Ellinoamerikanoi) are AmericansAmericans of full or partial Greek ancestry. About 1.3 million American people are of Greek
May 28th 2017

Romanization of Greek
Romanization of Greek is the transliteration (letter-mapping) or transcription (sound-mapping) of text from the Greek alphabet into the Latin alphabet
May 15th 2017

ethnic GreeksGreeks live nowadays within the borders of the modern Greek state and Cyprus. The Greek genocide and population exchange between Greece and Turkey
May 27th 2017

Medieval Greek
Greek Medieval Greek, also known as Greek Byzantine Greek, is the stage of the Greek language between the end of Classical antiquity in the 5th-6th centuries and
May 28th 2017

Greek War of Independence
Greek-UprisingGreek Uprising), was a successful war of independence waged by the Greek revolutionaries between 1821 and 1832 against the Ottoman Empire. The Greeks
May 28th 2017

Greek Australians
Greek-AustraliansGreek Australians (Greek: Ελληνοαυστραλοί, Ellinoafstrali) comprise Australian citizens who have full or partial Greek heritage or people who seek asylum
May 8th 2017

Doric Greek
east coast of Anatolia. Together with Greek Northwest Greek, it forms the "Western group" of classical Greek dialects. By Hellenistic times, under the Achaean
May 24th 2017

Greek Muslims
Greek-MuslimsGreek Muslims, also known as Greek-speaking Muslims, are Muslims of Greek ethnic origin whose adoption of Islam (and often the Turkish language and identity)
May 14th 2017

Modern Greek
and Γραικικά "Greek") refers to the dialects and varieties of the Greek language spoken in the modern era. The end of the Medieval Greek period and the
Apr 20th 2017

Pontic Greek
today mainly in northern Greece. The linguistic lineage of Pontic Greek stems from Ionic Greek via Koine and Byzantine Greek, and contains influences
May 24th 2017

Ancient Greece
Ancient Greece was a civilization belonging to a period of Greek history from the Greek Dark Ages of the 12th-9th centuries BC to the end of antiquity
May 26th 2017

Greek Orthodox Church
The name Greek-Orthodox-ChurchGreek Orthodox Church (Greek: Ἑλληνορθόδοξη Ἑκκλησία, Ellinorthodoxi Ekklisia, IPA: [elinorˈθoooksi ekliˈsia]), or Greek Orthodoxy, is a term
May 18th 2017

Greek genocide
The Greek genocide, part of which is known as the Pontic genocide, was the systematic genocide of the Christian Ottoman Greek population from its historic
May 13th 2017

Greek mathematics
Greek mathematics, as the term is used in this article, is the mathematics written in Greek, developed from the 7th century BC to the 4th century AD around
May 23rd 2017

History of Greece
The history of Greece encompasses the history of the territory of the modern nation-state of Greece, as well as that of the Greek people and the areas
May 23rd 2017

Greek literature
Greek literature dates from ancient Greek literature, beginning in 800 BCE, to the modern Greek literature of today. Ancient Greek literature was written
May 2nd 2017

Greek cuisine
Greek cuisine is a Mediterranean cuisine. Contemporary Greek cookery makes wide use of vegetables, olive oil, grains, fish, wine, and meat (white and red
May 22nd 2017

Greek Braille
the assignment of a few letters: Greek-Braille">Modern Greek Braille used in Greece, and Greek-Braille">International Greek Braille for Greek letters or words used in mathematics or
Apr 30th 2017

Greek Cypriots
Greek-CypriotsGreek Cypriots (Greek: Ελληνοκύπριοι) are the ethnic Greek population of Cyprus, forming the island's largest ethnolinguistic community at 78% of the population
May 26th 2017

Greek dances
prestige of the individual villagers may be embodied. Greek dances are usually performed in diaspora Greek communities, and among international folk dance groups
May 10th 2017

Mycenaean Greek
Greek Mycenaean Greek is the most ancient attested form of the Greek language, on the Greek mainland, Crete and Cyprus in Mycenaean Greece (16th to 12th centuries
Mar 19th 2017

Greek Canadians
Greek-CanadiansGreek Canadians (Greek: Ελληνοκαναδοί) are Canadian citizens who have full or partial Greek heritage or people who emigrated from Greece and reside in
May 16th 2017

Greek government-debt crisis
The Greek government-debt crisis (also known as the Greek Depression) is the sovereign debt crisis faced by Greece in the aftermath of the financial crisis
May 29th 2017

Greek wine
Greece is one of the oldest wine-producing regions in the world and the first wine-producing territory in Europe. The earliest evidence of Greek wine has
May 18th 2017

Greek art
Ottoman Greece, from the middle of the 17th century until the middle of the 19th century. Modern Greek art, after the establishment of the Greek Kingdom
May 26th 2017

Greece (Greek: Ελλάδα,  Ellada [eˈlaoa]), officially the Hellenic Republic (Greek: Ελληνική Δημοκρατία, Elliniki Dimokratia [eliniˈci oimokraˈti.a]),
May 29th 2017

Greek Resistance
Greek-Resistance">The Greek Resistance (Greek: Εθνική Αντίσταση Ethniki Andistasi, i.e., "National Resistance") is the blanket term for a number of armed and unarmed groups
May 21st 2017

Indo-Greek Kingdom
them written in Greek, that Greek populations within his realm also had converted to Buddhism: Here in the king's domain among the Greeks, the Kambojas
May 14th 2017

Ancient Greek religion
Ancient Greek religion encompasses the collection of beliefs, rituals, and mythology originating in ancient Greece in the form of both popular public religion
Apr 18th 2017

Greek–Turkish relations
between the Greek and the Turkish states have been marked by alternating periods of mutual hostility and reconciliation ever since Greece won its independence
May 5th 2017

Cypriot Greek
Cypriot-Greek Cypriot Greek (Greek: κυπριακά) is the variety of Modern Greek that is spoken by the majority of the Cypriot populace and Greek Cypriot diaspora. It is
Mar 7th 2017

Greek Revival architecture
accurate surveys of ancient Greek architecture. Meanwhile, the rediscovery of the three relatively easily accessible Greek temples at Paestum in southern
May 23rd 2017

Greek diaspora
Greek The Greek diaspora or Hellenic diaspora, also known as Omogenia (Greek: Ομογένεια), refers to the communities of Greek people living outside the traditional
May 25th 2017

English words of Greek origin
e.g., 'ochre'. learned borrowings from classical Greek, e.g., 'physics' (< Latin physica < Greek τὰ φυσικά); a few borrowings via Arabic scientific
Apr 21st 2017

Superleague Greece
Greece The Superleague Greece (Greek: Ελληνική Σούπερ Λιγκ) is the highest professional football league in Greece. It was formed on 16 July 2006 and replaced
May 18th 2017

Calabrian Greek
dialect of Greek, or Greek-Bovesian, is the variety of Italiot Greek used by the ethnic Griko people in Calabria, as opposed to the Italiot Greek dialect
Apr 12th 2017

Music of Greece
The music of Greece is as diverse and celebrated as its history. Greek music separates into two parts: Greek traditional music and Byzantine music, with
May 21st 2017

Ancient Greek coinage
The history of Greek Ancient Greek coinage can be divided (along with most other Greek art forms) into four periods, the Archaic, the Classical, the Hellenistic
May 26th 2017

Ancient Greek philosophy
Ancient Greek philosophy arose in the 6th century BC and continued throughout the Hellenistic period and the period in which Ancient Greece was part of
May 26th 2017

List of Greek place names
a list of Greek place names as they exist in the Greek language. Places involved in the history of Greek culture, including: Historic Greek regions, including:
May 23rd 2017

Greek Mexicans
Greek-MexicansGreek Mexicans (Greek: Ελληνομεξικανοί) are Mexican residents of either full or partial Greek descent. The largest Greek communities are in Mexico City
Apr 22nd 2017

Culture of Greece
left their influence on modern Greek culture, but historians credit the Greek War of Independence with revitalising Greece and giving birth to a single
May 18th 2017

Varieties of Modern Greek
Greek emerged in the usage of educated Greeks (such as the Phanariots) and the Greek church; its syntax was essentially Modern Greek. After the Greek
Apr 19th 2017

Ancient Greek phonology
Ancient Greek phonology is the description of the reconstructed phonology or pronunciation of Ancient Greek. This article mostly deals with the pronunciation
May 26th 2017

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