[ koh-ef-uh-rahy ]
/ koʊˈɛf əˌraɪ /


a tragedy (458 b.c.) by Aeschylus.
Compare Oresteia.
Also called The Libation-bearers. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for choephori

  • The Choephori (Libation-bearers), the second play of the trilogy, opens with the entry of Orestes.

  • The Choephori, like the plays of schylus generally, consists of scenes from a story taken as known.

    Dramatic Technique|George Pierce Baker