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Dante

(ˈdæntɪ; ˈdɑːnteɪ; Italian ˈdante)
n
(Biography) full name Dante Alighieri (Italian aliˈɡjɛːri). 1265–1321, Italian poet famous for La Divina Commedia (?1309–?1320), an allegorical account of his journey through Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise, guided by Virgil and his idealized love Beatrice. His other works include La Vita Nuova (?1292), in which he celebrates his love for Beatrice
Dantean, Dantesque adj

Dan•te

(ˈdɑn teɪ, -ti, ˈdæn ti)

n.
(Dante Alighieri), 1265–1321, Italian poet: author of the Divine Comedy.
Dan•te•an (ˈdæn ti ən, dænˈti-) adj., n.
Dan•tesque (dænˈtɛsk) adj.

Dante


from or resembling the characters, scenes, or events in Dante’s works.
love of Dante or his writings. — Dantophile, adj., n.
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Noun1.Dante - an Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)Dante - an Italian poet famous for writing the Divine Comedy that describes a journey through Hell and purgatory and paradise guided by Virgil and his idealized Beatrice (1265-1321)
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