Definition of Ellas

1. Noun. A republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil.

Exact synonyms: Greece, Hellenic Republic
Geographical relationships: Actium, Chaeronea, Battle Of Lepanto, Lepanto, Battle Of Leuctra, Leuctra, Mantinea, Mantineia, Battle Of Marathon, Marathon, Battle Of Navarino, Navarino, Battle Of Pharsalus, Pharsalus, Battle Of Thermopylae, Thermopylae, Balkan Wars, Bay Wreath, Laurel, Laurel Wreath, Pantheon, Trojan Horse, Wooden Horse, Hybrid, Loan-blend, Loanblend, Dithyramb, Greek, Hellenic, Hellenic Language, Paean, Pean, Torch Race, Souvlaki, Souvlakia, 17 November, Revolutionary Organization 17 November, Ela, Revolutionary People's Struggle, Midas, Sisyphus, Cacodaemon, Cacodemon, Eudaemon, Eudemon, Good Spirit, Bacchus, Choragus, Sibyl, Optative, Optative Mood
Group relationships: Common Market, Ec, Eec, Eu, Europe, European Community, European Economic Community, European Union, Nato, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Generic synonyms: Balkan Country, Balkan Nation, Balkan State
Terms within: Achaea, Aegina, Aigina, Chios, Khios, Cyclades, Kikladhes, Dhodhekanisos, Dodecanese, Doris, Lesbos, Lesvos, Mytilene, Rhodes, Rodhos, Crete, Kriti, Ithaca, Ithaki, Athos, Mount Athos, Athens, Athinai, Capital Of Greece, Greek Capital, Actium, Attica, Corinth, Korinthos, Argos, Delphi, Mycenae, Epirus, Laconia, Nemea, Boeotia, Salonica, Salonika, Thessalonica, Thessaloniki, Stagira, Stagirus, Thessalia, Thessaly, Arcadia, Peloponnese, Peloponnesian Peninsula, Peloponnesus, Lemnos, Limnos, Mount Olympus, Mt. Olympus, Olimbos, Olympus, Liakoura, Mount Parnassus, Parnassus, Gulf Of Aegina, Saronic Gulf
Group relationships: Europe
Member holonyms: Greek, Hellene, Grecian



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ellas

Elizabethan
Elizabethan English
Elizabethan age
Elizabethan sonnet
Elizabethan sonnets
Elizabethian
Elk
Elkanah
Elkasaite
Elkasaites
Elkinsias
Elks
Ella
Ella Fitzgerald
Ellas
Ellen
Ellen Price Wood
Ellery
Ellesmere Island
Elli
Elliana
Ellice Islands
Ellie
Ellingham
Ellington
Elliniko
Ellinikon
Ellinor
Elliot

Literary usage of Ellas

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1. Who's who in America by Marquis Who's Who, Inc (1901)
"ellas E. Dodge; academic ed n in Troy, NY; m. Harriet S. Payne, May 30, 1877. In editorial charge local Associated Press Bureau, New York, 1887-91; ..."

2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1905)
"He introduced a deed dated 15th February, 1875, from ellas Maness, under whom the ... The aforesaid conveyance from ellas to Thomas W. Maness described the ..."

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