Lydgate

[ lid-geyt, -git ]
/ ˈlɪdˌgeɪt, -gɪt /

noun

John, c1370–1451?, English monk, poet, and translator.

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Lydgate
/ (ˈlɪdˌɡeɪt) /

noun

John. ?1370–?1450, English poet and monk. His vast output includes devotional works and translations, such as that of a French version of Boccaccio's The Fall of Princes (1430–38)
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