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Seneca, Marcus Annaeus

Syllabification: Sen·e·ca, Marcus Annaeus
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈsenəkə/

Definition of Seneca, Marcus Annaeus in English:

( Circa 55 bc-circa ad39), Roman rhetorician, born in Spain; known as Seneca the Elder; full name Marcus or Lucius Annaeus Seneca. Father of Seneca the Younger, he is best known for his works on rhetoric, only parts of which survive.

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