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Cavafy, Constantine Line breaks: Con|stan|tine Ca¦vafy
Pronunciation: /kəˈvɑːfi/

Definition of Cavafy, Constantine in English:

( 1863–1933), Greek poet; born Konstantinos Petrou Kavafis; full name Constantine Peter Cavafy. His poems refer mainly to the Hellenistic and Graeco-Roman period of his native Alexandria.

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