The Greek letter came from the Semitic form, and for some reason the Romans added a diagonal bar to distinguish this from their altered form of "pi", which they used for the "p" sound.

"Ρ" Letter in mathematics and in science

ρ represents:


Alexandros Papadiamantis

Alexandros Papadiamantis

Alexandros Papadiamantis is one of the most important Greek novelists, writers and poets, regarded by K. P. Kavafis as the “top of the top” and also known as the “saint of literature”.

He was born in the island of Skiathos. One of nine siblings, he was accustomed to a pious...

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Alexandros Pepekas Papadiamantis. (Ἀλέξανδρος Παπαδιαμάντης. 4 March 1851 – 3 January 1911) was an influential Greek novelist, short-story ...

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greek theater

greek theater

The Ancient Greek theatre started flourishing towards the end of the Archaic Era and fully developed during the Classical period, mainly in the city – state of Athens. Although it initially had a particularly religious and mystical character, it soon became a means of communicating thoughts...

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The theatre of Ancient Greece, or ancient Greek drama, is a theatrical culture ... edu/drjclassics/lectures/theater/ancient_greek_theater. ...

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Hippocrates was an Ancient Greek doctor and is considered to be one of the most prominent figures in the history of Medicine. He is also referred to as the father of modern Medicine, as an honour to his contribution in the field through the foundation of the Hippocratic Medical School.

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Hippocrates of Cos or Hippokrates of Kos. (h | ɪ | ˈ | p | ɒ | k | r | ə | ˌ | t | iː | z; Ἱπποκράτης Hippokrátēs; c. 460 – c. ...

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Nick Galis

Nick Galis

Nick Galis is the most important basketball player in the history of the sport in Greece.

He was born in 1957 in New Jersey, USA, to immigrant parents from Rhodes. During his school years, his father turned him to boxing, but his mother, not bearing to see him bloodied after his tr...

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or Nick Galis (alternate spellings include: Nikos Gallis, Nick Gallis, Nicolaos Georgalis, Nicolaos Georgallis, Nikolaos Galis, Nikolaos ...

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