Aristophanes

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biographical name Ar·is·toph·a·nes \ˌa-rə-ˈstä-fə-ˌnēz\

Definition of Aristophanes

  1. circa 450–circa 388 b.c. Athenian dramatist

Aristophanic

play \ˌa-rə-stə-ˈfa-nik\ adjective

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