Panhellenism
Panhellenism Pan*hel"len*ism, n. A scheme to unite all the Greeks in one political body. [1913 Webster]

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  • Panhellenism — [pan hel′ən iz΄əm] n. [see PAN , HELLENE, & ISM] former the theory of, or a movement toward, the political unification of all the Greek peoples …   English World dictionary

  • Panhellenism — Panhellenist, n. /pan hel euh niz euhm/, n. the idea or advocacy of a union of all Greeks in one political body. [1855 60; PAN + HELLENISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • panhellenism — noun The union of the Greeks into a single political body …   Wiktionary

  • Panhellenism — [ˌpan hɛlənɪzm, hɛ li: ] noun the principle or advocacy of the political union of all Greeks. Derivatives Panhellenic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • Panhellenism — Pan•hel•len•ism [[t]pænˈhɛl əˌnɪz əm[/t]] n. gov the idea or advocacy of a political union of all Greeks • Etymology: 1855–60 Pan•hel′len•ist, n …   From formal English to slang

  • panhellenism — /pænˈhɛlənɪzəm/ (say pan heluhnizuhm) noun (also upper case) the idea or principle of a union of all Greeks in one political body. –panhellenist, noun –panhellenistic /pænhɛləˈnɪstɪk/ (say panheluh nistik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • Panhellenism — Panhellenist, n. /pan hel euh niz euhm/, n. the idea or advocacy of a union of all Greeks in one political body. [1855 60; PAN + HELLENISM] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Xenophon — Xenophontian /zen euh fon tee euhn/, Xenophontine /zen euh fon tuyn, tin/, adj. /zen euh feuhn, fon /, n. 434? 355? B.C., Greek historian and essayist. * * * born 431, Attica, Greece died shortly before 350 BC, Attica Greek historian. Born of a… …   Universalium

  • 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] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Panhellenist — Pan*hel len*ist, n. An advocate of Panhellenism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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