Acropolis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ἀκρόπολις (Akrópolis, Acropolis), from ἄκρος (ákros, highest) + πόλις (pólis, city).

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Proper noun[edit]

Acropolis

  1. The Athenian Acropolis. (Compare acropolis.)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Acropolis” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary, second edition (1989)

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