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Sidney, Sir Philip Line breaks: Sir Philip Sid¦ney
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪdni/

Definition of Sidney, Sir Philip in English:

( 1554–86), English poet, courtier, and soldier. His best-known work is Arcadia (published posthumously in 1590), a pastoral prose romance including poems in a wide variety of verse forms.

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