Ovid play biographical name Ov·id \ˈä-vəd\ Definition of Ovid 43 b.c. –?a.d. 17 Publius Ovidius Naso Rom. poetOvidian play \ä-ˈvi-dē-ən\ adjective Learn More about ovid Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "Ovid" Seen and Heard What made you want to look up Ovid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).