Definition of Aeschylean in English:

Aeschylean

(also Eschylean, Aeschylian)

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Aeschylus, the Athenian tragic poet, or his works, style, etc.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in New Review. From classical Latin Aeschyleus of, or belonging to, Aeschylus (from Aeschylus (ancient Greek Αἰσχύλος), the name of an Athenian tragic poet (525–456 B.C.) + -eus: see -eous) + -an.

Pronunciation:

Aeschylean

/ˌiːskɪˈliːən/