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Definition of Classical

Classical

  1. Of or relating to the first class or rank, especially in literature or art.
  2. Of or pertaining to the ancient Greeks and Romans, esp. to Greek or Roman authors of the highest rank, or of the period when their best literature was produced; of or pertaining to places inhabited by the ancient Greeks and Romans, or rendered famous by their deeds.
  3. Conforming to the best authority in literature and art; chaste; pure; refined; as, a classical style.

Classical Quotations

We want to answer this classical question, who am I? So I think that most of our works are for art, or whatever we do, including science or religion, tried to answer that question.
Paulo Coelho

I doubt whether classical education ever has been or can be successfully carried out without corporal punishment.
George Orwell

I enjoy all forms of music - pop, classical and opera.
Stephen Hawking

Classical music is the kind we keep thinking will turn into a tune.
Kin Hubbard

Classical quotation is the parole of literary men all over the world.
Samuel Johnson
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Classical Translations

classical in Afrikaans is klassiek
classical in Dutch is klassikaal, klassiek
classical in French is classique
classical in German is altsprachlich, klassischer, klassisch
classical in Hungarian is klasszikus
classical in Swedish is klassisk

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