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OTHER WORDS FROM AristophanesA·ris·to·phan·ic [uh-ris-tuh-fan-ik] /əˌrɪs təˈfæn ɪk/, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for aristophanes
I turn to the ancient Greek comic author, Aristophanes, speaking at what must have seemed a similar time.
Somewhat of the same character is found in the following from Aristophanes.History of English Humour, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Alfred Guy Kingan L'Estrange
Aristophanes was a good judge of poetry, yet how ill he judged of Euripides!Ernest Maltravers, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Hence they are mentioned as different in Aristophanes (Pax, 457).The Anabasis of Alexander|Arrian of Nicomedia
We might, moreover, have pointed out the care of Aristophanes to maintain this mythological propriety.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)|John Addington Symonds
Aristophanes informs us that the egg out of which Love was born, was produced by Night in the bosom of Erebus.The God-Idea of the Ancients|Eliza Burt Gamble
British Dictionary definitions for aristophanes
Cultural definitions for aristophanes
An ancient Greek dramatist, the author of such comedies as The Clouds and Lysistrata.