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Definition of Attic


  1. Of or pertaining to Attica, in Greece, or to Athens, its principal city; marked by such qualities as were characteristic of the Athenians; classical; refined.
  2. A low story above the main order or orders of a facade, in the classical styles; -- a term introduced in the 17th century. Hence:
  3. A room or rooms behind that part of the exterior; all the rooms immediately below the roof.
  4. An Athenian; an Athenian author.
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Attic Translations

attic in Afrikaans is Atties
attic in Danish is loftsrum
attic in Dutch is zolderkamer
attic in Dutch is Attisch
attic in Dutch is dakkamertje
attic in German is Dachkammer, Dachkammer, Dachstube
attic in Italian is abbaino, deposito, soffitta
attic in Latin is cenaculum
attic in Norwegian is loft
attic in Spanish is zaquizami, desvan