from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Aesop Sixth century B.C. Greek fabulist traditionally considered the author of Aesop's Fables, including "The Tortoise and the Hare” and "The Fox and the Grapes.”
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- proper n. An ancient Greek author, famous for the fables ascribed to him.
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- n. Greek author of fables (circa 620-560 BC)
From Ancient Greek Αἴσωπος (Aisōpos). (Wiktionary)