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  • n. Plural form of Hellenophile.


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  • London, and all the anguish and furor and archaeological interest and study this provoked, starting with Hellenophiles like Lord Byron heaping scorn on Elgin and fellow Britons, that helped galvanize the Greeks 'own sense of national identity and their pride in the Parthenon sculptures.

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