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Phyle meaning in English

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1. phyle

a tribe of ancient Athenians

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noun plural -lae (-liː)
a tribe or clan of an ancient Greek people such as the Ionians

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nounWord forms: plural ˈphylae (ˈfaɪli ; fīˈlē)
the largest political subdivision in the ancient Athenian state

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n. pl. phy·lae (-lē)
A large citizens' organization based on kinship, constituting the largest political subdivision of an ancient Greek city-state.

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