Definition of Longinus in English:

Longinus

Syllabification: Lon·gi·nus
Pronunciation: /länˈjīnəs
 
/
( Fl. 1st century ad), Greek scholar. He is the supposed author of a Greek literary treatise On the Sublime, concerned with the moral function of literature.

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Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
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