Definition of Hellenist in US English:

Hellenist

noun

  • See Hellenism

    • ‘He often referred to secular Jews as Hellenists.’
    • ‘They tore down the unholy altars of the Hellenists.’
    • ‘The apostles solved it by setting apart several Hellenists to make sure the Greek-speaking widows were being fairly included in the daily distribution of food.’
    • ‘First, in the eyes of the Hellenist, it appears erroneous from beginning to end.’
    • ‘But even the most seasoned Hellenists would be hard-pressed to name the area I'm describing.’

Pronunciation

Hellenist

/ˈhɛlənəst//ˈhelənəst/