from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Aeschylus 525-456 B.C. Greek tragic dramatist whose plays were the first to include two actors in addition to the chorus. Only 7 of his 90 dramas survive, including the Oresteia trilogy (458).
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- proper n. A Greek dramatic poet (525 BC - 456 BC); Aeschylus was the earliest of the three greatest Greek tragedians.
- proper n. A male given name.
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- n. Greek tragedian; the father of Greek tragic drama (525-456 BC)
From Ancient Greek Αἰσχύλος (Aischulos). (Wiktionary)