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Ἕλλην 1

I.Hellen, son of Deucalion, Hes.
2.the Ἕλληνες of Hom. are the Thessalian tribe of which Hellen was the reputed chief (cf. Ἑλλάς 1), Il.
3.later, Ἕλληνες was the regul. name for Greeks, opp. to βάρβαροι, Hdt., etc.
4.later still, of Gentiles, Opp. to Jews, NTest. adj. = Ἑλληνικός, Thuc., etc.:—even with a fem. Subst., Aesch., Eur.

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