Greece A-Z

For each letter A-Z, figure out the answers that all pertain to the country of Greece.
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Last updated: December 28, 2015
First submittedOctober 26, 2015
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Clue
Answer
A
Capital and largest city
Athens
B
Bordering country
Bulgaria
C
Largest island
Crete
D
Former currency
Drachma
E
Current currency
Euro
F
English translation of "Phobos"
Fear
G
3rd Greek letter
Gamma
H
Poet famous for 'The Iliad'
Homer
I
Son of Daedalus. Flew too close to the sun
Icarus
J
Leader of the Argonauts
Jason
K
Greek root meaning "to steal"
Klepto
L
Sappho's island of birth
Lesbos
M
Snake-haired monster
Medusa
 
Clue
Answer
N
Greek letter after "Mu"
Nu
O
Important tree throughout history
Olive Tree
P
God, part of the "Big Three"
Poseidon
Q
Power equivalent to "Goddess"?
Queen
R
Big European empire, Greece included
Roman Empire
S
Parthenon city's rival city
Sparta
T
2nd largest city
Thessaloniki
U
Vast area that Hades rules
Underworld
V
Hestia's Roman form
Vesta
W
3-wheel cart used to carry items
Wheelbarrow
X
Famous city of thousands of colors
Xanthi
Y
What Io will always be?
Young
Z
Greek god of the sky
Zeus
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Level 83
Oct 26, 2015
It seems strange for a building to have a rival city.
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Level 23
Aug 30, 2021
Ancient Greece was not one country, but many cities that were ruled by differnet people under different laws. They were like seperate countries. For more info search Peloponnese war.
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Level 36
Oct 27, 2015
I might be a bit biased but nice quiz :)
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Level 74
Oct 27, 2015
The clue Power equivalent to Goddess didn't make much sense to me (even though I guessed the answer).
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Level 75
Oct 27, 2015
same here, however I didn't guess the answer
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Level 75
Oct 27, 2015
how about Rhodes as an R answer? don't think you should have 'roman' answers here (Roman and Vesta)
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Level 64
Oct 27, 2015
Well yes but they are related to Greek beginnings
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Level 61
Dec 28, 2015
I believe Athens is the largest city in Greece... otherwise your clues for Athens and Thessaloniki are contradictory.
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Level 52
Apr 26, 2020
I am enjoying these a-z quizzes - thank you! I'm not sure I've ever seen a three-wheeled wheelbarrow though. One wheel and two feet, yes...