Panhellenic
Panhellenic Pan`hel*len"ic, a. [See {Panhellenium}.] Of or pertaining to all Greece, or to Panhellenism; including all Greece, or all the Greeks. [1913 Webster]

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  • Panhellenic — (adj.) 1847, pertaining to or involving all the Greeks, from Gk. Panhellenes all the Hellenes; see PAN (Cf. pan ) + HELLENIC (Cf. Hellenic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Panhellenic — [pan΄hə len′ik] adj. 1. of or relating to all the Greek peoples 2. of Panhellenism 3. of all Greek letter fraternities and sororities …   English World dictionary

  • Panhellenic — /pan heuh len ik, lee nik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to all Greeks or to Panhellenism. 2. of, pertaining to, or noting collegiate fraternities and sororities. Also, panhellenic. [1840 50; PAN + HELLENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • Panhellenic — adjective of or relating to all the Greeks the Olympic Games were a Panhellenic celebration • Syn: ↑Pan Hellenic • Pertains to noun: ↑Hellenism (for: ↑Pan Hellenic), ↑Hellenism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Panhellenic — adjective Date: 1847 1. of or relating to all Greece or all the Greeks 2. of or relating to the Greek letter sororities or fraternities in American colleges and universities or to an association representing them …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Panhellenic — adjective a) of or relating to all Greece or all the Greeks. b) of or relating to the Greek letter fraternities or sororities in American college and universities or to an association representing them …   Wiktionary

  • panhellenic — adjective a) of or relating to all Greece or all the Greeks. b) of or relating to the Greek letter fraternities or sororities in American college and universities or to an association representing them …   Wiktionary

  • panhellenic — pan·hellenic …   English syllables

  • Panhellenic — Pan•hel•len•ic or pan•hel•len•ic [[t]ˌpæn həˈlɛn ɪk, ˈli nɪk[/t]] adj. 1) gov pertaining to all Greeks or to Panhellenism 2) edu pertaining to collegiate fraternities and sororities with Greek letter names • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • panhellenic — /pænhəˈlɛnɪk/ (say panhuh lenik) adjective relating to all Greeks or to panhellenism …   Australian English dictionary

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