Middle Greek

noun

Definition of Middle Greek

: the Greek language used in the 7th to 15th centuries

First Known Use of Middle Greek

1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Middle Greek was in 1889

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middle game

Middle Greek

middle ground

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“Middle Greek.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Middle%20Greek. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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