You are not signed in (Login or Join Free)   |   Help
Sploofus Trivia
Trivia GamesCommunityLeaderboardsTournaments
You are here:  Home  >>  Trivia Quizzes  >>  Languages  >>  It's All Greek to Me: Ancient Greek Names

It's All Greek to Me: Ancient Greek Names

lynnmLynnm on 02/27/2008

Editors Award Winner
Editor's Award Winner

This quiz has received an Editor's Award for excellent content. Only the most unique and well written quizzes are eligible for this award.

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.
10 Questions

Rating:  (8.82/9)
Difficulty:  Difficult
Taken: 162 times

Share Quiz:

Quiz Leaderboard
Player: Level: % Correct: Time to Complete:
Kimoira 212100.00%    318.35 seconds    
Tbird6 28100.00%    691.30 seconds    
Mamacat 27100.00%    944.46 seconds    
Zinzinchic 190.00%    214.77 seconds    
Dingo 1690.00%    248.89 seconds    
Daveguth 26690.00%    363.97 seconds    
Drussthelegend 2090.00%    863.64 seconds    
Wroadie 24290.00%    1766.49 seconds    
Garrybl 29180.00%    94.81 seconds    
Tully 10280.00%    140.68 seconds    

Comments (2)
Goatman  (Level: 9.8)
Sun, 8th Jan '17 9:25 AM

really fascinating clues on word origin thanks for building it!

Goatman  (Level: 9.8)
Sun, 8th Jan '17 9:25 AM

really fascinating clues on word origin thanks for building it!

Related Quizzes

A Brief Etymology Of Several G...

By Sblv on 1/19/2007

A Classics Trivia Test

By Tresayre on 1/8/2010

A Field Of Some Importance

By Stellamirus on 3/27/2012

A World Of Musical Instruments

By Marynuala on 8/13/2011

Ancient Places Of Turkey

By Henshav on 10/18/2008

Games by this Author

KerblunkFall 2016 TV Season

KerblunkColumbo Solves Them All

KerblunkTV Detectives From The '70s An...

KerblunkSee It On PBS

KerblunkCampaign Slogans

Copyright © 2003-2017 Sploofus Holdings LLC.  All rights reserved.
Legal Notice & Privacy Statement  |  Link to Sploofus