Aeolic definition

  • noun:
    • several dialects of ancient greek language talked by the Aeolians. Also called Aeolian.
    • any one of several verse types built around a central choriamb, utilized specially by Sappho, Alcaeus, and their particular imitators.
    • the dialect of ancient greek language spoken in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis.
    • The language associated with the Æolians; the Æolian dialect of Greek.
    • additionally written Eolic and Aiolic.
    • the dialect of Ancient Greek talked in Thessaly and Boeotia and Aeolis
  • proper-noun:
    • an old Greek dialect spoken in Boeotia in addition to island of Lesbos.
  • adjective:
    • Æolian, 1
    • Pertaining to, due to, or designating, the action associated with wind in modifying our planet's surface. Identical to aeolian{3}.
  • others:
    • related to Æolis or Æolia, towards Æolians, or to Æolus, their mythical ancestor; Æolian: because, Æolic cities; the Æolic branch of this Greek race.

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