thalian

adjective, sometimes capitalized
tha·​li·​an | \ thəˈlīən \

Definition of thalian

: of or relating to comedy : comic

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History and Etymology for thalian

Thalia, ancient Greek Muse of comedy (from Latin, from Greek Thaleia) + English -an

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“Thalian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thalian. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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