Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of athens | Another word for athens | What is athens?

Definition 1: the capital and largest city of Greece; named after Athena (its patron goddess) - [noun denoting location]

Samples where athens or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • in the 5th century BC ancient Athens was the world's most powerful and civilized city

Synonyms for athens in the sense of this definition

(athens is an instance of ...) the capital city of a nation

(athens is a part of ...) the main temple of the goddess Athena; built on the acropolis in Athens more than 400 years B.C.; example of Doric architecture

(athens is a part of ...) a hill to the to the west of the Athenian acropolis where met the highest governmental council of ancient Athens and later a judicial court

(athens is a part of ...) a gateway to the west of ancient Athens near which a distinctive style of pottery has been found

(... is part of athens) a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil

(athens is a member of ...) a resident of Athens

(athens is a member of ...) ancient Athenian philosopher; pupil of Socrates; teacher of Aristotle (428-347 BC)

Definition 2: a university town in northeast Georgia - [noun denoting location]

(athens is an instance of ...) an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

"they drive through town on their way to work"

(... is part of athens) a state in southeastern United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War

Definition 3: a town in southeast Ohio - [noun denoting location]

(athens is an instance of ...) an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

"they drive through town on their way to work"

(... is part of athens) a midwestern state in north central United States in the Great Lakes region

More words

Another word for athenian

Another word for atheneum

Another word for athene noctua

Another word for athene

Another word for athenaeum

Another word for atherinidae

Another word for atherinopsis

Another word for atherinopsis californiensis

Another word for atherodyde

Another word for atherogenesis


Other word for atherogenesis

atherogenesis meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce atherogenesis