adjective Gre·cian \ˈgrē-shən\

: of or relating to ancient Greece

Full Definition of GRECIAN

:  greek 1
Grecian noun
gre·cian·ize \-shə-ˌnīz\ transitive verb often capitalized

Origin of GRECIAN

Middle English greciane, ultimately from Latin Graecia Greece
First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with GRECIAN

GRECIANIZE Defined for Kids


adjective Gre·cian \ˈgrē-shən\

Definition of GRECIAN for Kids

:  2greek


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