|1.||(esp of beauty or architecture) conforming to Greek ideals, esp in being classically simple|
|2.||a scholar of or expert in the Greek language or literature|
|3.||another word for Greek|
Hellenists, Greek-Jews; Jews born in a foreign country, and thus did not speak Hebrew (Acts 6:1; 9:29), nor join in the Hebrew services of the Jews in Palestine, but had synagogues of their own in Jerusalem. Joel 3:6 =Greeks.