2.4 Hellenic Law Form
Article 45 - Polis
The word Polis originates from the ancient period of Greek city-states during the 1st Millennium BCE from around 800 BCE to 400 BCE.
The matters of a city, its administration and policies was known as Politikos (πολiτικός) and is the ancient Greek Word for both “civic law” and “civic duties”. Politikos is also the origin of the modern word for “politics”.