The material presented in DrHippocrates.com constitute intellectual property of John (Ioannis) Ikonomopoulos (Oikonomopoulos) and should not be reproduced partially or in all, without written license.

The information and opinions expressed in DrHippocrates.com do not constitute scientific or professional advice and should not be used as such.

Selected photos and videos presented in DrHippocrates.com have been kindly provided by pixabay.com, a wonderful source of free-license material.

Creator of the Illustration of Dr Hippocrates is Ms Anastasia Gialia

Creator of the Dr Hippocrates logo is Mr Sotirios Papademas

The information available under Glossary – Vocabulary of DrHippocrates (DrHippocrates.com) are comments that do not constitute product of scientific research. The relevant information is drawn from the following sources: Centre of Greek Language (www.greek-languadge.gr), DICTIONARY.COM (https://www.dictionary.com), Etymology Dictionary of the Greek Language (Centre of Lexicology L.td. G. Mpampiniotis, 2nd Edition), Fine Dictionary (www.finedictionary.com), Linguee (www.lingue.com), On line etymology dictionary (www.etymonline.com), Oxford Lexico (www.lexico.com).

What personal data we collect and why we collect it



When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it.



We use basic cookies to determine the websites traffic. We use cookies too so we can save your preferences. You can clear those cookies whenever you want just by Control – shift – delete on your browser.

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.





Who we share your data with

We do not share any of your data with third party companies.


How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.



What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.





Η ιστοσελίδα μας χρησιμοποιεί cookies για την εξασφάλιση της ορθής λειτουργίας της και την απομνημόνευση των επιλογών σας. Συνεχίζοντας την περιήγηση σας συμφωνείται στην χρήση των cookies. Δεν πουλάμε δεδομένα σας σε τρίτους, Zητάμε μόνο προσωπικά στοιχεία τα οποία είναι απαραίτητα για την παροχή μιας υπηρεσίας.