Anacreon

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἀνακρέων (Anakréōn).

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Anacreon

  1. An Ancient Greek name, particularly borne by a Greek lyric poet (570 B.C.E. – 488 B.C.E.), notable for his drinking songs and hymns.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ἀνακρέων (Anakréōn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Anacreōn m sg (genitive Anacreontis); third declension

  1. Anacreon

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Anacreōn
Genitive Anacreontis
Dative Anacreontī
Accusative Anacreontem
Ablative Anacreonte
Vocative Anacreon

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Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: Anacreonte

References[edit]

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