Definition of Plutarchian in English:

Plutarchian

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of Plutarch and his style of biographical writing.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From the name of Plutarch, Greek biographer, historian, and moralist (a.d. 46–120) + -ian.

Pronunciation

Plutarchian

/pluːˈtɑːkɪən/