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Tibullus, Albius

Line breaks: Al¦bius Tib¦ul|lus
Pronunciation: /tɪˈbʌləs
 
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Definition of Tibullus, Albius in English:

( Circa 50-19 bc), Roman poet. He is known for his elegiac love poetry and for his celebration of peaceful rural life.

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