What is another word for faustus?

4 synonyms found


[ fˈɔːstəs], [ fˈɔːstəs], [ f_ˈɔː_s_t_ə_s]

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How to use "Faustus" in context?

Faustus is a tragic figure in both classical and popular culture. A scholar and magician, he is known for his journey into the lower world and subsequent pact with the devil. Rebellious and proud, Faustus is ultimately consumed by his desire for knowledge and power. The story of Faustus is one of profound moral reflection, and has exerted a powerful influence upon writers and artists throughout history.

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