[pur-shuh s, -shee-uh s]
- Aulus Persius Flaccus, a.d. 34–62, Roman satirist.
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Herein, then, it is that Persius has excelled both Juvenal and Horace.
Persius is everywhere the same—true to the dogmas of his master.
Herein then it is, that Persius has excelled both Juvenal and Horace.
Persius is every where the same; true to the dogmas of his master.
Casaubon published an edition of "Persius," with notes, and a commentary.