Aeschylus

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See also: Æschylus

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Aeschylus, from Ancient Greek Αἰσχύλος (Aiskhúlos).

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  • enPR: ĕskĭlŭs, IPA(key): /ˈɛs.kə.ləs/, /ˈɛ.skə.ləs/

Proper noun[edit]

Aeschylus

  1. A Greek dramatic poet (525 B.C.E.—456 B.C.E.); Aeschylus was the earliest of the three greatest Greek tragedians.
  2. (historical) A male given name from Ancient Greek.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Αἰσχύλος (Aiskhúlos).

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Proper noun[edit]

Aeschylus m sg (genitive Aeschylī); second declension

  1. Aeschylus, the Greek tragedian

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Aeschylus
Genitive Aeschylī
Dative Aeschylō
Accusative Aeschylum
Ablative Aeschylō
Vocative Aeschyle

References[edit]

  • Aeschylus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Aeschylus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette