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Horatian

[huh-rey-shuh n, haw-, hoh-] /həˈreɪ ʃən, hɔ-, hoʊ-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Horace.
2.
Prosody.
  1. of, relating to, or resembling the poetic style or diction of Horace.
  2. of, relating to, or noting a Horatian ode.
Origin
1740-1750
1740-50; < Latin Horātiānus, equivalent to Horāti(us) Horace + -ānus -an
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Horatian

/həˈreɪʃən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Horace or his poetry
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Word Origin and History for Horatian

from Horatius (see Horace) + -an.

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