Definition of Alcaeus in English:

Alcaeus

Syllabification: Al·cae·us
Pronunciation: /alˈsēəs
 
/
( Circa 620-circa 580 bc), Greek lyric poet. He invented a new form of lyric meter called the alcaic. His works were a model for the Roman poet Horace and the verse of the Renaissance.

Definition of Alcaeus in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day hubris
Pronunciation: ˈ(h)yo͞obris
noun
excessive pride or self-confidence