Ionic dialect


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Noun1.Ionic dialect - the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens and IoniaIonic dialect - the dialect of Ancient Greek spoken and written in Attica and Athens and Ionia
Ancient Greek - the Greek language prior to the Roman Empire
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His starting point is Wackernagel's Law generalizing word order in the archaic Indo-European languages that enclitics and postpositives occur "second" in their clause, and uses Herodotus' Histories, a fifth-century BCE text in the Ionic dialect, as his test case.
Written in the Ionic dialect, there is no evidence that any of them was written by Hippocrates.
Even among the Greek-speaking peoples, he saw that they were not all exactly the same (hence the various Ionic dialects).