Grecian

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adjective Gre·cian \ˈgrē-shən\

Definition of Grecian

  1. :  greek 1

Grecian

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grecianize

play \ˈgrē-shə-ˌnīz\ transitive verb, often capitalized

Origin and Etymology of grecian

Middle English greciane, ultimately from Latin Graecia Greece


First Known Use: 15th century


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Grecian

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Definition of Grecian for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to ancient Greece

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