Meaning of Hellenism
Pronunciation: (hel'u-niz"um), [key]
- ancient Greek culture or ideals.
- the imitation or adoption of ancient Greek language, thought, customs, art, etc.: the Hellenism of Alexandrian Jews.
- the characteristics of Greek culture, esp. after the time of Alexander the Great; civilization of the Hellenistic period.
- hellenism (Thesaurus)