See also: Ἑλλάς

Greek edit

Etymology edit

From Ancient Greek Ἑλλάς (Hellás, Greece).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /eˈlas/
  • Hyphenation: Ελ‧λάς

Proper noun edit

Ελλάς (Ellásf

  1. (Katharevousa, literary) Alternative form of Ελλάδα (Elláda): Greece (a country in Southeast Europe)

Usage notes edit

Ελλάς (Ellás) is the former, Katharevousa, word for what in Standard Modern Greek is now called Ελλάδα (Elláda) or Ελληνική Δημοκρατία (Ellinikí Dimokratía), the official name.

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