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Virgil Syllabification: Vir·gil
Pronunciation: /ˈvərjəl/
(also Vergil)

Definition of Virgil in English:

(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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