What does “Hellenistic” mean?

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What does Hellenistic mean?. Refers to the spreading of Greek culture during the time of and over the lands of Alexander the Great Sharing of the culture of the Greek Golden Age Begins roughly with the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BCE - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • What does Hellenistic mean?Refers to the spreading of Greek culture during the time of and over the lands of Alexander the GreatSharing of the culture of the Greek Golden AgeBegins roughly with the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BCE Traditional Greek language replaced by Hellenistic Greeka common dialect

  • Using page 138 of your book, label the following places on your map:MacedoniaAsia MinorAlexandria (Egypt)BabylonEgyptMediterranean Sea

  • Empire of Alexander the Great 336-323 BCEMacedonia

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