Definition of Alcaeus in English:


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.

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