Definition of Ovid in US English:

Ovid

proper noun

  • (43 BC–c.AD 17), Roman poet; full name Publius Ovidius Naso. He is noted for his elegiac love poems (such as the Amores and the Ars Amatoria) and for the Metamorphoses, a hexametric series of tales of mythological, legendary, and historical figures.

Pronunciation

Ovid

/ˈɑvɪd//ˈävid/