Definition of Romaic in English:

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Pronunciation: /rə(ʊ)ˈmeɪɪk/


Relating to the vernacular language of modern Greece.
Example sentences
  • He translated Romaic (modern Greek) songs and attached an appendix of Romaic authors at the end.


[mass noun]
The Romaic language.


From modern Greek romaiikos 'Roman', used specifically of the eastern Roman Empire.

Words that rhyme with Romaic

alcaic, algebraic, Aramaic, archaic, choleraic, Cyrenaic, deltaic, formulaic, Hebraic, Judaic, Mishnaic, Mithraic, mosaic, Pharisaic, prosaic, Ptolemaic, spondaic, stanzaic, trochaic

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