Ἀριστοφάνης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἄριστος (áristos, best) +‎ -φανής (-phanḗs, seeming, appearing).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.ris.to.pʰá.nɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.ris.toˈpʰa.nes/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.ris.toˈɸa.nis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.ris.toˈfa.nis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.ris.toˈfa.nis/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Ἀρῐστοφᾰ́νης (Aristophánēsm (genitive Ἀρῐστοφᾰ́νους); third declension

    1. A male given name, equivalent to English Aristophanes
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    Particularly: “Pindar, Nemean Ode”
    1. in particular, the 5th century BCE comic playwright Aristophanes

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