hellenize

verb, often capitalized
hel·le·nize | \ˈhe-lə-ˌnīz \
hellenized; hellenizing

Definition of hellenize 

intransitive verb

: to become Greek or Hellenistic

transitive verb

: to make Greek or Hellenistic in form or culture

Other Words from hellenize

hellenization \ˌhe-lə-nə-ˈzā-shən \ noun often capitalized

First Known Use of hellenize

1614, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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Dictionary Entries near hellenize

Hellenism

Hellenist

Hellenistic

hellenize

Helleno-

heller

Heller

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