From Old French Grice, from Latin Graecia, from Ancient Greek Γραικός (Graikós); a character in Greek mythology, the son of Thessalos, the king of Phthia, from whom Ἑλλάς (Hellás, “Greece”) and Ἕλληνες (Héllēnes, “the Greeks”) got their names.
- Country in southeastern Europe having borders with Albania, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Bulgaria, and Turkey. Member state of the European Union since 1981. Official name: Hellenic Republic (Ελληνική Δημοκρατία (Ellinikí Dimokratía)).
- Appendix:Place names in Greece
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