Definition of Statius, Publius Papinius in English:

Statius, Publius Papinius

proper noun

  • (c.ad 45–96), Roman poet. He is best known for the "Silvae", a miscellany of poems addressed to friends, and for the "Thebais", an epic concerning the bloody quarrel between the sons of Oedipus.

Pronunciation:

Statius, Publius Papinius

/ˈstāSH(ē)əs/