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Alcaeus

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Noun

1. alcaeus

Greek lyric poet of Lesbos; reputed inventor of Alcaic verse (611-580 BC)

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Alcaeus

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noun
7th century bc, Greek lyric poet who wrote hymns, love songs, and political odes

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Alcaeus

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fl. 600 b.c.; Gr. lyric poet

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Alcaeus

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Greek poet who reputedly invented Alcaic verse.

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