Definition of Klephtic
1. klepht [adj] - See also: klepht
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Klephtic
Literary usage of Klephtic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1846)
"... THE klephtic WARRIOR. NIGHT broods o'er the mountains grimly, Falls among the rocks the snow ; But through wilds and darkness dimly, Sword in hand, ..."
2. Neohellenic Language and Literature: Three Lectures Delivered at Oxford in by Platon E. Drakoules (1897)
"... literature—(klephtic songs—Cretan poetry —Greek Church and Nationalism). IN my last lecture I examined how ..."