Language:

English - United States Change

Enter your text below and click here to check the spelling

Spell Check of athens

Correct spelling: athens

Common misspellings for athens:

athans, thens, athene, tahens.

Athens \a-the-ns\

Origin:
Greek
Details:
Athens as a boy's name is of Greek origin. Place name: the capital of Greece. Athens is considered the cradle of democracy, and many cities in the US bear its name.
Meaning:
adonis, Adohnes, Adones, Adonys.
Variants:
Athenios.
Loading...

Google Ngram Viewer results for athens:

This graph shows how "athens" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for athens:

  1. " The Sacred Heart Academy at Athens is the best school this side of Albany. – The Shepherd of the North by Richard Aumerle Maher

Quotes for athens:

  1. As in Athens, the right to participate was restricted to men, just as it was also in all later democracies and republics until the twentieth century.
  2. It was appointed by law in Athens, that the obsequies of the citizens who fell in battle should be performed at the public expense, and in the most honorable manner.
  3. When the freedom they wished for most was freedom from responsibility, then Athens ceased to be free and was never free again.
  4. Justice will not come to Athens until those who are not injured are as indignant as those who are injured.
  5. The Olympic Games of the Modern Era began in 1896 in the city of Athens.
X