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|Greek to English translations [Non-PRO]|
|Greek term or phrase: excelsior|
|is excelsior a greek word, if so what does it mean?|
No, it is not Greek, it is Latin.
ex·cel·si·or [ik sιlsee r ] noun
packing material: packing material made from wood shavings
[Late 18th century. From Latin, literally "higher," from excelsus "high," from the past participle of excellere (see excel ); in the noun usage, from a proprietary name.]
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