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Theocritus

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Pronunciation: /θɪˈɒkrɪtəs
 
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Definition of Theocritus in English:

( Circa 310-circa 250 bc), Greek poet, born in Sicily. He is chiefly known for his Idylls, hexameter poems presenting the lives of imaginary shepherds which were the model for Virgil’s Eclogues.

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