There is a problem with "such great men". In that construction, "such" wants to be an adverb, modifying "great". One can use "such" diresctly before a noun without that confusion.
Originally Posted by navi tasan
Of this kind: a single parent, one of many such people in the neighborhood.
Of a kind specified or implied: a boy such as yourself.
Of a degree or quality indicated: Their anxiety was such that they could not sleep.
Of so extreme a degree or quality: never dreamed of such wealth.
To so extreme a degree; so: such beautiful flowers; such a funny character.
Very; especially: She has been in such poor health lately.