Definition of Grivas, George in English:

Grivas, George

proper noun

  • (1898–1974), Greek Cypriot patriot and soldier; full name George Theodorou Grivas. A supporter of the union of Cyprus with Greece, he led the guerrilla campaign against British rule which culminated in the country's independence in 1959.

Pronunciation:

Grivas, George

/ˈɡriːvəs/