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Simonides

[sahy-mon-i-deez] /saɪˈmɒn ɪˌdiz/
noun
1.
556?–468? b.c, Greek poet.
Also called Simonides of Ceos
[see-os] /ˈsi ɒs/ (Show IPA)
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Simonides

/saɪˈmɒnɪˌdiːz/
noun
1.
?556–?468 bc, Greek lyric poet and epigrammatist, noted for his odes to victory
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Simonides of Ceos

Greek poet, noted for his lyric poetry, elegiacs, and epigrams; he was an uncle of the Greek lyric poet Bacchylides.

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