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The notion expanded to denote a personal spirit and protector by the time Horace and Ovid wrote in the first century BC.
It was essentially two Roman poets, Ovid and Virgil, who gave us this tragic and terrible story.
Poets, from Virgil and Ovid to Mallarme and Rilke, have written his story.
In his case it was Ovid, Colorado, with a population that hovers around 300.
Roman poets such as Catullus and Ovid celebrated the kiss and members of the populace were avid mouth-to-mouth practitioners.
Had he been an Italian bird, Ovid would have had a plaintive tale to tell about him.My Garden Acquaintance|James Russell Lowell
Does she really think me such a wretch as to cause Ovid, under any provocation, a moment's anxiety while he is away?
Never before have I felt that Ovid was a trifle—er—inadequate.Wanted: A Cook|Alan Dale
Ovid, either adapted or in his natural state, was a great favourite.Old English Libraries|Ernest Savage
Ovid had hardly time to ask himself if Friday had really come, before the hours of his life at home were already numbered.
British Dictionary definitions for ovid
Word Origin and History for ovid
Publius Ovidius Nasso, Roman poet (43 B.C.E.-17 C.E.). Related: Ovidian.
Culture definitions for ovid
An ancient Roman poet; author of the Metamorphoses and The Art of Love.