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Meaning of "oecist" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OECIST

oecist  [ˈiːsɪst] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OECIST

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oecist 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 OECIST MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of oecist in the English dictionary

The definition of oecist in the dictionary is a person who colonizes, particularly in Ancient Greece.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OECIST


assist
əˈsɪst
bassist
ˈbeɪsɪst
blastocyst
ˈblæstəʊˌsɪst
classicist
ˈklæsɪsɪst
classist
ˈklɑːsɪst
consist
kənˈsɪst
cyst
sɪst
discursist
dɪsˈkɜːsɪst
exorcist
ˈɛksɔːsɪst
insist
ɪnˈsɪst
lyricist
ˈlɪrɪsɪst
Marxist
ˈmɑːksɪst
persist
pəˈsɪst
pharmacist
ˈfɑːməsɪst
physicist
ˈfɪzɪsɪst
publicist
ˈpʌblɪsɪst
racist
ˈreɪsɪst
sexist
ˈsɛksɪst
sist
sɪst
supremacist
sʊˈprɛməsɪst

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OECIST

oecological
oecologically
oecologist
oecology
OECS
oecumenic
oecumenical
oecumenically
OED
oedema
oedemata
oedematose
oedematous
oedipal
oedipally
oedipean
Oedipus
Oedipus complex
oedometer

WORDS THAT END LIKE OECIST

antifascist
astrophysicist
biophysicist
ceramicist
cist
empiricist
eugenecist
fascist
geneticist
geophysicist
historicist
neo-fascist
nuclear physicist
petrophysicist
polemicist
romanticist
solecist
Spartacist
theoretical physicist
White supremacist

Synonyms and antonyms of oecist in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
380 millions of speakers
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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Oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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Oecist
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oecist
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oecist
75 millions of speakers

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Oecist
75 millions of speakers

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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
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oecist
10 millions of speakers
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oecist
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Trends of use of oecist

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OECIST»

The term «oecist» is normally little used and occupies the 148.969 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OECIST» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OECIST»

Discover the use of oecist in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oecist and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Ancient Mariners: Seafarers and Sea Fighters of the ...
The first step was to appoint an "oecist," or founder, to lead the expedition. Since he played the major role, the colony he succeeded in planting often worshiped him after his death. Even when all details about the founding of a given place ...
Lionel Casson, 1991
2
Revolution and Society in Greek Sicily and Southern Italy
The most important local cult was the cult of the founder (oecist), which was connected to the historical event of the city's foundation in a given year.9 As long as the cities continued to grow steadily and began to found their own colonies, ...
Shlomo Berger, 1992
3
The Sicilian Colony Dates
Theokles, the oecist of Naxos and Leontinoi, is said by Thucydides to have arrived 'with Chalkidians', and Hellanikos, in his chronicle, The Priestesses (4 F 82), said that he came IK XdAxiSos. But for Ephoros he is an Athenian (70 F 137), and ...
Molly Miller, 1970
4
The Heroic Rulers of Archaic and Classical Greece
Founders were responsible for setting in place the political and religious structures of the city defined by the nomima, the 'customs'.111 The role of the oecist was to mark out the limits of the city, define the sacred land, divide up the land, and ...
Lynette Mitchell, 2013
5
The Idea of a Town: The Anthropology of Urban Form in Rome, ...
38 In the story of Archias and Myscellus, the oecist chooses outright for the colonists. The oecist was either the leader of a dissident faction in the metropolis, or, if the metropolis was sending out a colony by legislation, was an appointed ...
Joseph Rykwert, 1988
6
Tyranny and Political Culture in Ancient Greece
James F. McGlew. support behind the oecist's actions is occasionally augmented when Apollo, rather than the founder himself or his home city, is given credit for the impulse of establishing a colony. The foundation decree "spontaneously ...
James F. McGlew, 1993
7
The Journal of Hellenic Studies
Corinthian commerce,116 and we constantly hear of its members in connexion with the history of the early colonies. Archias, the ' oecist ' of Syracuse, Chersierates, ' oecist ' of Corcyra, and Phalius, 'oecist' of Epidamnus, were all of this clan ...
‎1818
8
A Commentary on the Fourth Pythian Ode of Pindar
For examples of cities changing their oecist cf. Th. 5. 11. 1 [Hagnon is replaced by Brasidas at Amphipolis], 6. 5. 3 [Hippocrates, tyrant of Gela, ousts Dascon and Menecolus at Cama- rina]. On the role of oecist in the founding of a Greek colony  ...
Bruce Karl Braswell, 1988
9
The Ancient Greeks: A Critical History
After his death the oecist was buried in a prominent place in the town, and at his tomb he received the honors due to a hero, as the divine founder of the city. Since the majority of the early colonists wished to become landowners, one of the first ...
John V. A. Fine, John Van Antwerp Fine, 1983
10
An Inventory of Greek Coin Hoards
(3 rev. wheel; 2 rev. hippocamp; 1 rev. hd. ; 9 oecist) Disposition: Vlasto 6 (Cat. 95, 1o7, 165, 199, 218, 227) ; New York 1 (SNG 854) Vlasto, NNM 15 (1922), p. 2o8 1902 Taranto, Via Oberdan, 1938 Burial: c. 42o-415 b.c. (K) Contents: 18 Ж  ...
Colin M. Kraay, Margaret Thompson, Otto Morkholm, 1973

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oecist [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oecist>. Oct 2020 ».
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