Definition of Aristophanes in English:

Aristophanes

proper noun

  • (c.450–c.385 BC), Greek comic playwright. His surviving plays are characterized by exuberant language and the satirization of leading contemporary figures. Notable works: "Lysistrata", the "Birds", the "Frogs".

Pronunciation

Aristophanes

/ˌarɪˈstɒfəniːz/