meaning of Attica

Attica meaning in Names Dictionary

From Attica.
Name Origin: Latin
Name Gender: Female

Attica meaning in Etymology Dictionary

typically explained as from Greek Attikos (Latin Atticus) "of Athens" (see Athens); but possibly in the end from Greek akte "coast, maritime location," in addition "raised place."

Attica meaning in General Dictionary

the area of Athens in ancient Greece where Ionic dialect had been spoken

Sentence Examples with the word Attica

Demosthenes was left behind in this fort, and the Spartans promptly withdrew from their annual raid upon Attica and their projected attack on Corcyra to dislodge him.

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