Usage examples for greek

  1. For us and our Greek has you and your. – Jeremiah by George Adam Smith
  2. He began Latin at the age of ten, and Greek at thirteen. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  3. Froude was a good Greek scholar, and he had the true Oxford reverence for Butler. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  4. The Greek atmosphere is remarkably well preserved. – Little Lucy's Wonderful Globe by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. His name was Carillo, and he was Greek, a native of Constantinople, so he knew very well how to get there. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  6. I will teach you Greek, if you like, with pleasure! – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  7. I was to follow the line of the Greek key for three and thirty turnings, when I should come upon a sign. – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler
  8. Now try to discover how to cut this triangle into four pieces that will form a Greek cross. – Amusements in Mathematics by Henry Ernest Dudeney
  9. " Yes, sir," Dave affirmed, to whom the statement was so much Greek. – The Iron Furrow by George C. Shedd
  10. He's a Greek, as well as this young gentleman's sister. – Callista by John Henry Cardinal Newman
  11. But we're not to act it in Greek, surely! – The Princess of the School by Angela Brazil
  12. It is own cousin to the Greek dunamis and phusis. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  13. She has been brought up under a more than Greek fate. – The Testing of Diana Mallory by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  14. The temples are well worth seeing; they are Greek. – The Front Yard by Constance Fenimore Woolson
  15. To go back to the Greek plays- they will end next week. – Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer by Jessie Graham Flower
  16. Mrs. March listened with her ears, but not with her eyes, and she answered: " See that handsome young Greek priest! – Their Silver Wedding Journey by William Dean Howells
  17. They are all, of course, Greek. – The Ethnology of the British Islands by Robert Gordon Latham
  18. The Greek did not reply. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  19. You can't learn Greek, so you must teach Irish! – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  20. Not that they hadn't read the great poets, even in the original Greek, Latin, and Italian. – The Romance of Zion Chapel [3d ed.] by Richard Le Gallienne