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phil·hel·lene

 (fĭl-hĕl′ēn′) also phil·hel·len·ist (-hĕl′ə-nĭst)
n.
One who admires Greece or the Greeks.

[Greek philellēn : phil-, philo-, philo- + Hellēn, Greek.]

phil′hel·len′ic (fĭl′hĕ-lĕn′ĭk) adj.
phil·hel′len·ism n.

philhellene

(fɪlˈhɛliːn) or

philhellenist

n
1. a lover of Greece and Greek culture
2. (Historical Terms) European history a supporter of the cause of Greek national independence
philhellenic adj
philhellenism n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.philhellene - an admirer of Greece and everything Greek
admirer, booster, protagonist, supporter, champion, friend - a person who backs a politician or a team etc.; "all their supporters came out for the game"; "they are friends of the library"
Adj.1.philhellene - characterized by a love of Greece and Grecian things; "the Philhellenic Society"