I Am Greek

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    Είμαι μιση Ελληνίδα,

    γεννηθηκα στην Ελλάδα και μεγαλωσα εκεί. Τώρα ζω στη Νέα Υόρκη.
    joannamar joannamar
    22-25, F
    Mar 27

    I Am Half Greek.

    My Grandmother's father came over from Greece, and had all girls. My grandmother married my grandpa who is Italian, Plastino is his last name. He was big and jolly..reminds me of Santa clause. but he was the most amazing man ever. anyways, I have found that Greeks are a very...
    samanthaoswald samanthaoswald
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jan 13, 2012

    One A$$hole Doesnt Make Them All Bad...

    Some people on this site are just stupid. It's really sad that there are some idiots on here that don't realize America is the melting pot of the world, hence Greek Americans, Canadian Americans, Africans American ect.....just because a person's ancestry(heavens' forbid is Greek...
    Delphinia65 Delphinia65
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Apr 23, 2012

    Hey Greeks

    Hey Greeks im a Greek to,o i live in AthensI want to tell that Greeks must stick together or our country will destroy ,there must be love between Greek people...
    nikosdbz nikosdbz
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 2, 2012

    Well, One-half Greek At Least!

    I am only one-half Greek.  Mom is 100% Greek, and I consider myself Greek before any other nationality, since the other half of me is split tons of ways. I grew up with more Greek traditions than anything.  I love the Greek sense of commitment to family and community...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 6, 2008

    I was born on Poros. It's an island not too

    far from Athens. I came to England with my parents when I was thirteen.
    Kontaxi95 Kontaxi95
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 17

    Being Greek

    Biologicaly I'm half Greek and half African-American. To be honest though I feel 100% Greek. I grew up in Greece, went to a Greek school, because of circumstances I only dated Greek guys, and learned how to have fun the Greek way! I may be living in the Ststes now, but I'm...
    athena4cort athena4cort
    26-30
    3 Responses Aug 1, 2008

    Γεια!!!

    Wow, glad that there are other Greeks in here! hi everyone!!! Γεια σε όλους!!! that's actually amazing, the fact that there's a group , cause in most of the other similar sites i could not find anyone Greek! love this site!!! maybe i should have written all these in...
    Kate97 Kate97
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Jun 3, 2012
    Bigdaddykinjc123 Bigdaddykinjc123
    51-55, F
    Jan 11
    greekguy24 greekguy24
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 23, 2014

    Greeks .......

    i am greek. i was born in australia by greek parents, in australia i was called the greek , in greece i am being called the australian.. what the f*** am i ?? hehe..:P   we are what we feel and i feel 100% greek , but i am ashamed of being greek.... most of the greeks still...
    mirea mirea
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2010
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 14, 2015

    My Story

    Original Post (Mar 28, 2013): Im Greek! And proud of it!! I was born in Greece, I'm half greek and now living in San Diego, CA. But there's no Greek community here. Do you know of big greek communities anywhere besides Greece?(: Update (May 22, 2014): I now realize one can be in...
    PeaceAndLove29 PeaceAndLove29
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Mar 28, 2013

    I Am One Quarter Greek......

    My Father is half Greek and Italian, wow talking about crossing the bloods. His parents - his father was the Greek side, and his Mother was the Italian side. Being they were such old school, we were raised to stay within our own, then one day as I got older and braver, I used to...
    DarkThornedLilyRose43 DarkThornedLilyRose43
    46-50, F
    Jun 3, 2013

    I am a son of Nike, the Goddess of

    Victory/sports. Any other Demis out there?
    SonOfNike SonOfNike
    22-25
    1 Response May 5, 2015

    Grecian Baby!!!!

    gia sas!!! iam greek .. well half but anyone who asks me i say greek.. my father was born on the island of syros.for those who dont know its a very beautiful place.my mother is canadian baptised greek orthodox.i lived in greece for a good portion of time about 7 yrs....i learned...
    theresa0322 theresa0322
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 4, 2009
    Eleni1982 Eleni1982
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 28, 2015

    if anyone wants to learn Greek I'm willing to

    teach I am half Greek but I speak the language fluently
    vasso1837 vasso1837
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Nov 24, 2015

    'Candles' by Constantine Cavafis

    Constantine P. Cavafy (1899) The days of our future stand in front of us like a row of little lit candles -- golden, warm, and lively little candles. The days past remain behind us, a mournful line of extinguished candles; the ones nearest are still smoking, cold candles, melted...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 9, 2012

    Hi!!!!!Τι ωραία!!

    Στην αρχη νομιζα οτι ειναι ξενο site οπως το ειδα..Αλλα τελικα..παντου υπαρχει εστω κι ενας ελληνας!!!Κι εδω φαινεται πως ειμαστε αρκετοι..Μπαβο μας!!!
    redluna redluna
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 3, 2013

    I am 100% Greek family from Chios I live in Cali

    and when I go Greece I see the real Greece!
    Christina1195 Christina1195
    18-21, F
    Sep 1, 2014

    Half Greek, Really

    My mom is Greek, but she's from Jerusalem, where her mother was born. Her father was born in Turkey.
    blnjms blnjms
    51-55, M
    Nov 4, 2013

    Anybody else Greek here,

    lets talk if you are! Ti Kanete?
    DJSgou DJSgou
    22-25, M
    4 Responses May 21, 2014

    Μια απορία...

    Ερώτηση. Γιατί γράφουμε αγγλικά σε σελίδα που υποτήθετε λέμε οτι ύμαστε έλληνες?
    Theanonymuswimp Theanonymuswimp
    18-21
    7 Responses Jun 21, 2012

    Χελλόου!

    Όσοι Έλληνες είσαστε εδώ, για πείτε λίγο, πως ανακαλύψατε αυτό το μέρος;
    Rimbaude Rimbaude
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Aug 6, 2013
    BaReFooTSexy BaReFooTSexy
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 1, 2015
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 26, 2014
    copenhagenkyle copenhagenkyle
    18-21, M
    Jul 4, 2015
    ai12ci45lef000 ai12ci45lef000
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 25, 2014

    I LOVE BEING GREEK, 100%

    but split 4 ways Crete kalamata grevenia and pontia
    Greekguy00 Greekguy00
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 6, 2013
    accounter accounter
    18-21, M
    7 Responses Oct 18, 2014

    The Homework That Changed My Life

    Me, A girl that was clueless of her heritage came home with a huge homework assignment... To find out about my heritage which most of us californians didn't care about. Not even me. Then I figured that the sooner it gets done the sooner I can go to the beach and work on my tan...
    Ahlea123 Ahlea123
    16-17, F
    Jul 24, 2013

    Made Of Up Them All

    I think I am made up of the cultures and people that went into making me...I am all of them and more..so yes I am Greek...my grandmother was Greek...I am Native American as her husband my grandfather was thus...my mothers side of the family is essentially Southern as in the...
    wickedlittlepixie wickedlittlepixie
    41-45, F
    Sep 4, 2012

    Hello everyone. My naked kostas- in half Greek

    but sadly my dad passed away before I could learn any Greek. Really regret not know the language if anyone would be willing to teach me Greek in London... That would be much appreciated. P.s I'm gay so not good if your homophobic or feel uncomfortable about that
    kostasgeorge kostasgeorge
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 28, 2015

    Part Greek.

    i can't really tell u much about it but my father would always tell me about back in the day and people in the fam i never met and he told me that his grandfather was 50% greek and i thought that was the coolest being a black man with greek roots along with african ones too.
    jerseyjerz jerseyjerz
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Feb 22, 2013
    JamesKM JamesKM
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Oct 24, 2015

    It's True

    I am what I am... and that can be many, many different things On any given day With many factors affecting that EXACT Equation Factors ranging from my unpredictable mood to my incalculable reaction to your interaction Infinite... But one thing will always be...consistently the...
    Ferric67 Ferric67
    36-40, M
    Feb 5, 2012
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