History is written by the victors

Greek translation: Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές

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English term or phrase:History is written by the victors
Greek translation:Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές
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19:57 Jan 11, 2002
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English term or phrase: History is written by the victors
Alexander the Great
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Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές
Explanation:
Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές
(History is written by the winners)

or

Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους κατακτητές (History is written by the conquerors)

In parenthesis I provide the English phrase which is closest to the Greek one so you can decide on the meaning you need.

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Efharisto para poli. n1k0@bigfoot.com.
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5 +4Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές
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Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές


Explanation:
Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους νικητές
(History is written by the winners)

or

Η ιστορία γράφεται από τους κατακτητές (History is written by the conquerors)

In parenthesis I provide the English phrase which is closest to the Greek one so you can decide on the meaning you need.

Regards

Isodynamia
Greece
Local time: 19:10
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 532
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Efharisto para poli. n1k0@bigfoot.com.

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