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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a native or resident of Greece;


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language;
- Example: "Greek mythology"
- Example: "a Grecian robe"
[syn: Greek, Grecian, Hellenic]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grecian \Gre"cian"\, a. [Cf. Greek.] Of or pertaining to Greece; Greek. [1913 Webster] Grecian bend, among women, an affected carriage of the body, the upper part being inclined forward. [Collog.] Grecian fire. See Greek fire, under Greek. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Grecian \Gre"cian\, n. 1. A native or naturalized inhabitant of Greece; a Greek. [1913 Webster] 2. A jew who spoke Greek; a Hellenist. --Acts vi. 1. [1913 Webster] Note: The Greek word rendered Grecian in the Authorized Version of the New Testament is translated Grecian Jew in the Revised Version. [1913 Webster] 6. One well versed in the Greek language, literature, or history. --De Quincey. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Grecian adj 1: of or relating to or characteristic of Greece or the Greeks or the Greek language; "Greek mythology"; "a Grecian robe" [syn: Greek, Grecian, Hellenic] n 1: a native or resident of Greece