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Hel·le·nize

 (hĕl′ə-nīz′)
v. Hel·le·nized, Hel·le·niz·ing, Hel·le·niz·es
v.intr.
To adopt Greek ways and speech; become Greek.
v.tr.
To make Greek in character, culture, or civilization.

Hel′le·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.
Hel′le·niz′er n.

Hellenize

(ˈhɛlɪˌnaɪz) or

Hellenise

vb
1. (Peoples) to make or become like the ancient Greeks
2. (Historical Terms) to make or become like the ancient Greeks
ˌHelleniˈzation, ˌHelleniˈsation n
ˈHellenˌizer, ˈHellenˌiser n

Hel•len•ize

(ˈhɛl əˌnaɪz)

v. -ized, -iz•ing. v.t.
1. to make Greek in character.
v.i.
2. to adopt Greek ideas or customs.
[1605–15; < Greek]
Hel`len•i•za′tion, n.
Hel′len•iz`er, n.

Hellenize


Past participle: Hellenized
Gerund: Hellenizing

Imperative
Hellenize
Hellenize
Present
I Hellenize
you Hellenize
he/she/it Hellenizes
we Hellenize
you Hellenize
they Hellenize
Preterite
I Hellenized
you Hellenized
he/she/it Hellenized
we Hellenized
you Hellenized
they Hellenized
Present Continuous
I am Hellenizing
you are Hellenizing
he/she/it is Hellenizing
we are Hellenizing
you are Hellenizing
they are Hellenizing
Present Perfect
I have Hellenized
you have Hellenized
he/she/it has Hellenized
we have Hellenized
you have Hellenized
they have Hellenized
Past Continuous
I was Hellenizing
you were Hellenizing
he/she/it was Hellenizing
we were Hellenizing
you were Hellenizing
they were Hellenizing
Past Perfect
I had Hellenized
you had Hellenized
he/she/it had Hellenized
we had Hellenized
you had Hellenized
they had Hellenized
Future
I will Hellenize
you will Hellenize
he/she/it will Hellenize
we will Hellenize
you will Hellenize
they will Hellenize
Future Perfect
I will have Hellenized
you will have Hellenized
he/she/it will have Hellenized
we will have Hellenized
you will have Hellenized
they will have Hellenized
Future Continuous
I will be Hellenizing
you will be Hellenizing
he/she/it will be Hellenizing
we will be Hellenizing
you will be Hellenizing
they will be Hellenizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been Hellenizing
you have been Hellenizing
he/she/it has been Hellenizing
we have been Hellenizing
you have been Hellenizing
they have been Hellenizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been Hellenizing
you will have been Hellenizing
he/she/it will have been Hellenizing
we will have been Hellenizing
you will have been Hellenizing
they will have been Hellenizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been Hellenizing
you had been Hellenizing
he/she/it had been Hellenizing
we had been Hellenizing
you had been Hellenizing
they had been Hellenizing
Conditional
I would Hellenize
you would Hellenize
he/she/it would Hellenize
we would Hellenize
you would Hellenize
they would Hellenize
Past Conditional
I would have Hellenized
you would have Hellenized
he/she/it would have Hellenized
we would have Hellenized
you would have Hellenized
they would have Hellenized
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Chapter 1 deals with the influence and impact of Hellenization in Judea in general and Galilee in particular.
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