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Dionysius of Halicarnassus Syllabification: Di·o·ny·si·us of Hal·i·car·nas·sus
Pronunciation: /ˌdīəˌnisēəs əv ˌhalēkärˈnasəs/

Definition of Dionysius of Halicarnassus in English:

( 1st century bc), Greek historian, literary critic, and rhetorician. He lived in Rome from 30 bc and is best known for his detailed history of the city, written in Greek.

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