Ovid

[ov-id]
noun
(Publius Ovidius Naso) 43 b.c.–a.d. 17?, Roman poet.

Ovidian [oh-vid-ee-uhn] , adjective
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Ovid (ˈɒvɪd)
 
n
Latin name Publius Ovidius Naso. 43 bc--?17 ad, Roman poet. His verse includes poems on love, Ars Amatoria, on myths, Metamorphoses, and on his sufferings in exile, Tristia
 
Ovidian
 
adj

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Ovid
Publius Ovidius Nasso, Roman poet (43 B.C.E.-17 C.E.).
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Ovid [(ov-id)]

An ancient Roman poet; author of the Metamorphoses and The Art of Love.

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Of medieval origin, but often incorrectly attributed to ovid.
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