adjective, often capitalized pan·ath·e·na·ic

Definition of panathenaic

  1. :  of, relating to, or connected with the Panathenaea :  panathenaean the Parthenon frieze representing the panathenaic procession vases given as prizes in the panathenaic games

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Origin and Etymology of panathenaic

Latin panathenaicus, from Greek panathēnaikos, from panathēnaia + -ikos -ic

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