Aspasia

(redirected from Aspasia of Athens)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.

As·pa·sia

 (ă-spā′zhə) fl. c. 440 bc.
Greek hetaera and lover of Pericles who was noted for her wisdom, wit, and beauty.

Aspasia

(əˈspeɪzɪə)
n
(Biography) 5th century bc, Greek courtesan; mistress of Pericles

As•pa•sia

(æˈspeɪ ʃə, -ʒə)

n.
c470–410 B.C., Athenian courtesan: mistress of Pericles.