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Meaning of "Achaian" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ACHAIAN

Achaian  [əˈkaɪən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ACHAIAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Achaian is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ACHAIAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Achaeans

Achaeans are the inhabitants of Achaea in Greece. However, the meaning of Achaea changed during the course of Ancient history, and thus Achaeans may refer to: ▪ Achaeans, a name used by Homer in the Iliad for Mycenaean-era Greeks in general ▪ Achaeans, one of the major tribes of Greece according to the Hesiodic foundation myth ▪ Achaea, historical inhabitants, during the Archaic and Classical periods, of the Peloponnesian region of Achaea ▪ Achaea Phthiotis, a central Greek region throughout the ancient Greek period ▪ Achaean League ▪ Achaea, the modern Greek administrative unit...

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ACHAIAN


anion
ˈænˌaɪən
Brian
ˈbraɪən
cast-iron
ˌkɑːstˈaɪən
cation
ˈkætaɪən
Chian
ˈkaɪən
dandelion
ˈdændɪˌlaɪən
flatiron
ˈflætˌaɪən
Hawaiian
həˈwaɪən
ion
ˈaɪən
iron
ˈaɪən
lion
ˈlaɪən
Mayan
ˈmaɪən
O´Brien
əˈbraɪən
Orion
əˈraɪən
Paraguayan
ˌpærəˈɡwaɪən
pian
ˈpaɪən
scion
ˈsaɪən
Transkeian
trænsˈkaɪən
Uruguayan
ˌjʊərəˈɡwaɪən
Zion
ˈzaɪən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ACHAIAN

Achaea
Achaean
Achaean League
Achaemenid
Achaemenidae
achaenium
achaenocarp
achage
Achaia
achalasia
acharya
Achates
ache
Achebe
Achelous
achene
achenial
achenium
Achernar
Acheron

WORDS THAT END LIKE ACHAIAN

Adrian
Asian
Australian
Brazilian
Bulgarian
Canadian
Christian
Egyptian
Ghanaian
guardian
humanitarian
Hungarian
Indian
Indonesian
Italian
lesbian
Maldivian
Norwegian
physician
Russian

Synonyms and antonyms of Achaian in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Achaian» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ACHAIAN

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Translator English - Chinese

Achaian
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aqueo
570 millions of speakers

English

Achaian
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Achaian
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Achaian
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Achaian
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Achaian
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Achaian
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Achaïe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Achaian
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

achäischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Achaian
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Achaian
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Achaian
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Achaian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Achaian
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अंचियन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Achaian
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

acheo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Achaian
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Achaian
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Achaian
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Αχαϊκής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Achaian
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Achaian
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Achaian
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Achaian

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ACHAIAN»

The term «Achaian» is used very little and occupies the 177.463 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ACHAIAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Achaian

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ACHAIAN»

Discover the use of Achaian in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Achaian and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Introduction to an Inventory of 'Poleis': Symposium August, ...
Achaian. Paleis. and. Achaian. Colonisation1. CATHERINE MORGAN and JONATHAN HALL (Respondent: MOGENS HERMAN HANSEN) I It is perhaps not entirely paradoxical that those regions of Greece which modem scholarship has ...
Mogens Herman Hansen, 1996
2
History of Federal Government V1: From the Foundation of the ...
Volume One: General Introduction, History Of The Greek Federations.
Edward Augustus Freeman, 2010
3
The Politics of Plunder: Aitolians and Their Koinon in the ...
Megalopolis and its dependents represented a potentially serious threat to the communities of the Achaian League. The leaders and members of the Aitolian koinon may well have supported this Achaian effort, for Megalopolis was an equal ...
Joseph B. Scholten, 2000
4
Creating a Common Polity: Religion, Economy, and Politics in ...
Macedonian Wars, 122—28; Achaia in, 123—24; Boiotia in, 127—28; First, 312; Roman role in, 123, 125—28; Sparta in, 123; Third, 139 Magnesia: dispute with Miletos, 318n291; embassy to Achaian koinon, 353n103; embassy to Aitolia, 388;  ...
Emily Mackil, 2013
5
A Companion to Ancient Greek Government
The problem for Polybios was that he was on the losing side of history, since he associated himself with Philopoimen's political vision, having served as a pallbearer at the funeral of the great Achaian statesman (Plut. Philop. 21), and later ...
Hans Beck, 2013
6
Lubaroff and Altman on Delaware Limited Partnerships
The plaintiff, Achaian, Inc. (“Achaian”), the defendant, Leemon Family LLC (“ Leemon”), and Randye M. Holland and Stanley M. Holland Trust (“Holland”) purchased interests in Omniglow in 2006 and became its sole members, owning 20%, ...
Martin I. Lubaroff, Paul M. Altman, 1995
7
Interstate Arbitrations in the Greek World, 337-90 B.C.
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Sheila L. Ager, 1996
8
Semantik / Semantics: Ein internationales Handbuch der ...
happy. (107) The thousand foot soldiers and charioteers cheered. (108) At least one hundred Trojans and Achaians were killed. (109) More than twice as many warriors as charioteers attacked. (110) Fewer Achaian kings than princes survived ...
Arnim von Stechow, Dieter Wunderlich, 1991
9
Further Studies in the Ancient Greek Polis
q, of Achaia, not of Hellas, because they conquered the Greeks 8i' ' who were at that time the leading people of Greece.55 So one obvious reason for the decision of the ethnic bodies under Roman rule to adopt the Achaian title will have been ...
Pernille Flensted-Jensen, 2000
10
Iliad, the (MAXNotes Literature Guides)
Master List of Characters Achaian Mortals Achilleus (also called the son of Peleus, or as "of Aiakos' stock") — Achilleus is the best warrior on the Achaian side. His feud with Agamemnon is central to the plot. Achilleus has the distinct ...
Beth L. Tanis, 1999

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ACHAIAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Achaian is used in the context of the following news items.
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'I Sing of Shades and of a Grey': The Core of EL James
Achilleus matched his superior's gaze, his chest swelling with pride, glaring unspeakable anger at the Achaian leader. He reached for his ... «CU Columbia Spectator, Feb 15»
2
Ancient Coins: What about Sparta?
Following the death of Nabis, Sparta was forced to join the victorious Achaean (or “Achaian”) League, a federation of some 40 cities and towns ... «CoinWeek, Sep 14»
3
Dissolution Of An LLC With Two 50⁄50 Deadlocked Shareholders
See Achaian, Inc. v. Leemon Family LLC, 25 A.3d 800, 812 (Del. Ch. 2011). Therefore, similarly to a joint venture corporation, a petitioning ... «Mondaq News Alerts, Feb 14»
4
Avoiding the pain of Achaian, or how not to draft LLC membership …
The question came to the fore in Achaian, Inc. v. Leemon Family, LLC, C.A. No. 6261-CS (Del Ch Aug. 9, 2011), decided earlier this month by ... «Lexology, Sep 11»
5
Delaware Court upholds transfer of voting interests to an existing …
In January 2010, Holland purported to transfer and assign its entire 30% interest to Achaian. Achaian then filed suit seeking an order of ... «Lexology, Aug 11»

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