follow Dictionary.com

What's the "een" in Halloween?

Callicrates

[kuh-lik-ruh-teez] /kəˈlɪk rəˌtiz/
noun
1.
flourished mid-5th century b.c, Greek architect who together with Ictinus designed the Parthenon.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Callicrates

Callicrates

/kəˈlɪkrəˌtiːz/
noun
1.
5th century bc, Greek architect: with Ictinus, designed the Parthenon
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Encyclopedia Article for Callicrates

Athenian architect who designed the Temple of Athena Nike on the Athenian Acropolis and, with Ictinus, the Parthenon.

Learn more about Callicrates with a free trial on Britannica.com
Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Callicrates

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Callicrates

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for callicrates