sikinnis

noun
si·​kin·​nis | \ sə̇ˈkinə̇s \
plural -es

Definition of sikinnis

: a grotesque orgiastic dance of ancient Greece associated with the satyric drama

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History and Etymology for sikinnis

Greek, of Thraco-Phrygian origin

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“Sikinnis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sikinnis. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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