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It's All Greek to Me: Ancient Greek Names



lynnmLynnm on 02/27/2008

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ItsAllGreektoMeAncientGreekNames Photo The history and mythology of Ancient Greece has provided great stories and has laid much of the foundation for modern day politics, art, science and philosophy in the West. The ancient Greek language has given us elements of English, as you may detect in this quiz about the names of Greek heroes, factual and fictional.

Sources: Greek/English Dictionary; The Iliad (Homer); Bullfinch's Mythology; Wikipedia for fact checking.
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Comments (2)
goatman
Goatman  (Level: 6.1)
Sun, 8th Jan '17 9:25 AM

really fascinating clues on word origin thanks for building it!


goatman
Goatman  (Level: 6.1)
Sun, 8th Jan '17 9:25 AM

really fascinating clues on word origin thanks for building it!







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