Lenaea

[ luh-nee-uh ]
/ ləˈni ə /

noun (sometimes used with a plural verb)

a festival in ancient Athens in honor of Dionysus, celebrated at the beginning of February and comprising a public banquet followed by the performance of comedies.

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