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Syllabification: Ae·sop
Pronunciation: /ˈēˌsäp, ˈēsəp

Definition of Aesop in English:

( 6th century bc), Greek storyteller. The moral animal fables associated with Aesop were probably collected from many sources and initially communicated orally.

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