Lenaea

Lenaea

[luh-nee-uh]
noun (sometimes used with a plural verb)
a festival in ancient Athens in honor of Dionysus, celebrated at the beginning of February and comprising a public banquet followed by the performance of comedies.
Also, Lenaia [luh-nahy-uh] .
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