Definition of AEsopic. Meaning of AEsopic. Synonyms of AEsopic

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Definition of AEsopic

AEsopic
AEsopic [AE]*sop"ic, Esopic E*sop"ic, a. [L. Aesopicus, Gr. ?.] Same as [AE]sopian.

Meaning of AEsopic from wikipedia

- and the fables featuring African animals may have entered the body of Aesopic fables long after Aesop actually lived. Nevertheless, in 1932 the anthropologist...
- further to the East. Modern scholarship reveals fables and proverbs of Aesopic form existing in both ancient Sumer and Akkad, as early as the third millennium...
- Fable is a literary genre: a succinct fictional story, in prose or verse, that features animals, legendary creatures, plants, inanimate objects, or forces...
- numbered 613, which is reserved for Mediaeval attributions outside the Aesopic canon. The fable concerns a group of mice who debate plans to nullify the...
- It was the subject of a 15th-century fable that eventually entered the Aesopic canon. The proverb and several similar European proverbs ultimately derive...
- contained blessings rather than evils. It is confirmed in the new era by an Aesopic fable recorded by Babrius, in which the gods send the jar containing blessings...
- Iugurthinum of Roman Republican writer Sallust. The similar moral of the Aesopic fable "The Old Man and his Sons" has been rendered in various related ways:...
- The Masque of the Seven Sages Diogenes Laërtius, i. 42 Leslie Kurke, Aesopic Conversations: Po****r Tradition, Cultural Dialogue, and the Invention...
- the Indic fable in which animals behave as humans — as distinct from the Aesopic fable in which they behave as animals. Its philosophical heroes through...
- doc=****us%3Atext%3A1999.01.0258%3Abook%3D9%3Achapter%3D11 Leslie Kurke, Aesopic Conversations: Po****r Tradition, Cultural Dialogue, and the Invention...
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