El Greco

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El Grec·o

 (grĕk′ō)
See El Greco.

El Greco

(ɛl ˈɡrɛkəʊ)
n
(Biography) real name Domenikos Theotocopoulos. 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete; noted for his elongated human forms and dramatic use of colour

El Gre•co

(ɛl ˈgrɛk oʊ, ˈgreɪ koʊ)
n.
(Domenikos Theotocopoulos), 1541–1614, Spanish painter, born in Crete.
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Noun1.El Greco - Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)El Greco - Spanish painter (born in Greece) remembered for his religious works characterized by elongated human forms and dramatic use of color (1541-1614)
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El Greco' was the nickname attributed to Domenicos Theotocopoulos after he arrived in the Spanish city from Venice simply because he was Greek and it means 'The Greek'.