Hellenic language

noun
the Hellenic branch of the Indo-European family of languages
Syn: ↑Greek, ↑Hellenic
Derivationally related forms: ↑Hellenic (for: ↑Hellenic), ↑Greek (for: ↑Greek)
Regions: ↑Greece, ↑Hellenic Republic, ↑Ellas
Hyponyms:

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