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sappho
English: sappho
Chinese: n.古代希腊的女诗人
Examples:
1. A Madame sappho would have called him a pig; a Shakespeare would have said "my merry child";
古希腊女诗人萨福夫人会叫他一头猪,莎士比亚则会叫他:“我的贪玩的孩子。
2. An island of eastern Greece in the Aegean Sea near the northwest coast of Turkey.An important Aeolian settlement, Lesbos was noted for its lyric poets, including sappho, in the seventh century b.c.After occupation by various powers, the island was annexed by Greece in1913.
莱斯博斯岛希腊东部的一个岛屿,位于爱琴海中、土耳其西北部沿岸附近。作为伊奥利亚人的一个重要居住地,公元前7世纪时,莱斯博斯岛以其抒情诗人、其中包括萨福而闻名。经过不同权力的占领之后,该岛最终于1913年被希腊兼并
3. Any of several verse forms built around a central choriamb, used especially by sappho, Alcaeus, and their imitators.
伊奥利亚韵律以一个扬抑抑扬格为中心而写成的散文体,特别被萨福,阿尔凯奥斯以及他们的模仿者所使用
4. Of the many lyric poets of ancient Greece, two are still admired by readers today: sappho and Pindar.
古希腊抒情诗人中,萨福和品达至今仍被人们广泛赞赏。