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greek art

Ancient Greek art is the foundation of culture in many countries all over the world, in particular concerning sculpture and architecture.

Angiography started emerging around 1050 BC and developed over the ages. Initially its theme was geometric elements which are prevalent in ceramics dating...

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Greek art (or, more correctly, art in Greece) began in the Cycladic and Minoan civilization, and gave birth to Western classical art in the subsequent

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Adamantios Korais

Adamantios Korais

Adamantios Korais or Coraïs was a humanist scholar who played a major role in the Greek Enlightenment, as well as for helping in the establishment of a purified form of the Greek language, known as Katharevousa.

His father, Ioannis, was from Chios and gained considerable wealth as a textile...

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Adamantios Korais or Coraïs (Greek: Ἀδαμάντιος Κοραῆς) (27 April 1748 – 6 April 1833) was a Greek humanist scholar credited with laying the foundations

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Psi

Psi

For some reasons the Greeks invented a separate letter for the "ps" sound. In Englis "p" is not pronounced when it starts a word ("psychiatrist", "psalms"), but in Greek it is.

"Ψ" Letter in mathematics and in science

Ψ represents:

  • Water potential...

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Psi or PSI or Ψ may refer to: Psi (Greek) (Ψ, ψ), 23rd letter of the Greek alphabet Psi (Cyrillic) (Ѱ, ѱ), a letter of the early Cyrillic alphabet,

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Nick Galis

Nick Galis

Nick Galis is the most important basketball player in the history of the sport in Greece.

He was born in 1957 in New Jersey, USA, to immigrant parents from Rhodes. During his school years, his father turned him to boxing, but his mother, not bearing to see him bloodied after his training,...

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commonly known as either Nikos Galis (Greek: Νίκος Γκάλης), or Nick Galis (alternate spellings include: Nikos Gallis, Nick Gallis, Nicolaos Georgalis, Nicolaos

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Manos Loizos

Manos Loizos

Manos Loizos was one of the most important Modern Greek composers.

He was born in 1937 in Larnaca, Cyprus, but when he was very young, his family moved to Alexandria, Egypt, in search for a better life. He studied music from a very early age; he enrolled at a local conservatory and started...

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Manos Loïzos (Greek: Μάνος Λοΐζος, also transliterated as Loizos and Loisos) was considered to be one of the most important Greek Cypriot music composers

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