Ἑλληνιστής

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ἑλληνίζω (Hellēnízō, to speak Greek) +‎ -τής (-tḗs, -er)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

Ἑλληνῐστής (Hellēnistḗsm (genitive Ἑλληνῐστοῦ); first declension

  1. one who uses the Greek language:
    1. a Greek Jew
      • 300 BCE – 200 BCE, Septuagint, Act.Ap. 6.1
    2. a gentile, a heathen

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • German: hellenistisch

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