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Agathon

[ag-uh-thon]
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noun
  1. c450–c400 b.c., Greek poet and dramatist.
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Historical Examples

  • And first Aristophanes drops, and then, as the day is dawning, Agathon.

    Symposium

    Plato

  • Socrates piques Alcibiades by a pretended affection for Agathon.

  • You were quite right in coming, said Agathon; but where is he himself?

  • He is led in drunk, and welcomed by Agathon, whom he has come to crown with a garland.

  • How strange, said Agathon; then you must call him again, and keep calling him.