Lucian

[ loo-shuhn ]
/ ˈlu ʃən /

noun

a.d. 117–c180, Greek rhetorician and satirist.
"Lucian of Antioch"; "Lucian the Martyr", a.d. c240–312, theologian and Biblical critic, born at Samosata, in Syria.
a male given name.

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Lucian
/ (ˈluːsɪən) /

noun

2nd century ad, Greek writer, noted esp for his satirical Dialogues of the Gods and Dialogues of the Dead
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