- flourished c650 b.c., Greek poet.
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Examples from the Web for archilochus
You don't like partridge, Archilochus, or porridge, or what not?
I don't care a fig whether Archilochus likes the papers or no.
Their style is an imitation of that of Archilochus of Paros.The Student's Companion to Latin Authors
No other coincidence could assimilate the tombs of Petrarch and Archilochus.The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2
George Gordon Byron
The circumstances of the birth and parentage of Archilochus are significant.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol I of 2)
John Addington Symonds
- 7th century bc, Greek poet of Paros, notable for using his own experience as subject matter
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