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Thes·pis(thĕs′pĭs) fl. sixth century bc.
Greek poet who reputedly originated Greek tragedy.
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(Biography) 6th century bc, Greek poet, regarded as the founder of tragic drama
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fl. 6th century B.C., Greek poet.
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|Noun||1.||Thespis - Greek poet who is said to have originated Greek tragedy (sixth century BC)|
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Thespis[ˈθespɪs] N → Tespis
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