Othello

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O•thel•lo

(oʊˈθɛl oʊ, əˈθɛl oʊ)
n.
the protagonist of a tragedy by Shakespeare, Othello (1604), a Moor who is tricked into believing that his wife Desdemona is unfaithful.
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Noun1.Othello - the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who would not trust his wifeOthello - the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who would not trust his wife
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Othello

[əˈθeləʊ] NOtelo
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