Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἡσίοδος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. HEHS-ee-əd(English) HEE-see-əd(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Greek name Ἡσίοδος (Hesiodos), which probably meant "to throw song" from ἵημι (hiemi) meaning "to throw, to speak" and ᾠδή (ode) meaning "song, ode". This was the name of an 8th-century BC Greek poet.

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Entry updated May 29, 2020