Lysias

biographical name
Lys·​i·​as | \ ˈli-sē-əs How to pronounce Lysias (audio) \

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circa 445–after 380 b.c. Athenian orator

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“Lysias.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lysias. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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