Definitions

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  • proper noun A transliteration of the Greek male given name Αλέξανδρος.

Etymologies

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Romanization of the Greek Αλέξανδρος, a male given name used in (modern) Greece. Cognate with English Alexander.

Examples

  • It undermined previous alliances between left-leaning demoticists and nationalist conservatives who had associated demotiki with the irredentist project. 17 More moderate demoticists, such as Alexandros Delmouzos, believed that the goals of demoticism should be kept separate from political struggle, which should aim to transform the class organisation of society directly.

    Arms and the Woman: Just Warriors and Greek Feminist Identity

  • Alexandros Athanassiadis, many of whose constituents are employed by the Public Power Corporation which is up for privatization, said he maintains his opposition to the bill.

    Greek deputies set to back key austerity bill

  • As Boroume gathered momentum, through Facebook in addition to the press, Papastavrou and her two partners, Alexandros Theodoridis and Alexia Moatsou, hired another ten volunteers in their tiny office to help coordinate the daily movements of food around Attica.

    Diana Farr Louis: Food Aid Takes Off in Athens

  • As Boroume gathered momentum, through Facebook in addition to the press, Papastavrou and her two partners, Alexandros Theodoridis and Alexia Moatsou, hired another ten volunteers in their tiny office to help coordinate the daily movements of food around Attica.

    Diana Farr Louis: Food Aid Takes Off in Athens

  • Alexandros Athanassiadis, many of whose constituents are employed by the Public Power Corporation which is up for privatization, said he maintains his opposition to the bill.

    Greek deputies set to back key austerity bill

  • "I think what our data show is that women can deal with sleep loss better than men," says Alexandros Vgontzas , professor of psychiatry at Penn State College of Medicine in Hershey, Pa., and a co-author of the study, which involved 16 men and 18 women.

    A Sleep Battle of the Sexes

  • Greek ruling-party lawmaker Alexandros Athanassiadis—who voted for the austerity plan after saying he wouldn't—was attacked by a small group of protesters who threw objects at him as he walked through central Athens.

    Vote Calms Markets—for Now

  • Alexandros Athanassiadis, many of whose constituents are employed by the Public Power Corporation which is up for privatization, said he maintains his opposition to the bill.

    Greek deputies set to back key austerity bill

  • Greek ruling-party lawmaker Alexandros Athanassiadis—who voted for the austerity plan after saying he wouldn't—was attacked by a small group of protesters who threw objects at him as he walked through central Athens.

    Vote Calms Markets—for Now

  • Alexandros Athanassiadis, many of whose constituents are employed by the Public Power Corporation which is up for privatization, said he maintains his opposition to the bill.

    Greek deputies set to back key austerity bill

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