Definition of Aesopus
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LNS
Aesōpus, Aesōpī
Aesopus
Αἴσωπος
noun (m., 3rd Greek declension)
  1. Aesop, the Greek fabulist of Phrygia, in the time of Craesus
  2. A tragic actor, friend of Cicero
Abbreviations
Aesōpus, i, m., = Αἴσωπος. Aesop, the Greek fabulist of Phrygia, in the time of Craesus; cf. Phaedr. 5 prol. The difference between Aesopic and Libystic fables, v. under Aesopicus.

—Cf. Quint. 5, 11, 19; Gell. 2, 29.

— A tragic actor, friend of Cicero: noster Aesopus, Cic. Fam. 7, 1; Hor. Ep. 2, 1, 82; cf. Cic. Tusc. 4, 25; id. Div. 1, 37.
 
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