Definition of Virgil in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈvərjəl/
(also Vergil)
(70-19 bc), Roman poet; Latin name Publius Vergilius Maro. He wrote three major works: the Eclogues, ten pastoral poems that blend traditional themes of Greek bucolic poetry with contemporary political and literary themes; the Georgics, a didactic poem on farming; and the Aeneid, an epic poem about Aeneas, a Trojan (see Aeneid).

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Syllabification: Vir·gil

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