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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.
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(Biography) 5th century bc, Greek courtesan; mistress of Pericles
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As•pa•sia(æˈspeɪ ʃə, -ʒə)
c470–410 B.C., Athenian courtesan: mistress of Pericles.
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