Dorian

Language family: dialect of old Greek

Geographical use: originally spoken in northern Greece

Information: Extinct language. Dorian replaced the Arcado Cyprian dialect in the Peloponnesus and was also spoken in the southern Cyclades, on Crete and in the Greek colonies in Asia Minor, Sicily and Italy. Most poems by Theocritus (3rd century BC) were written in this dialect.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dolgan

Dorin