What is another word for menander?

Pronunciation: [mˈɛnandə] (IPA)

Menander is a Greek name with a rich history and a variety of synonyms. The name Menander is often linked to the Greek comedy playwright of the same name who lived in the 4th century BCE. Other synonyms for Menander include Menandros, Menadros, Menas, Menasor, Menar, and Menard. These names are often used interchangeably in reference to people, places, and things. For example, Menandros Street in Athens is an important thoroughfare that pays tribute to the famous playwright. Understanding the range of synonyms for Menander can enhance one's appreciation for the Greek language and culture.

Synonyms for Menander:

What are the hypernyms for Menander?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    playwright, writer, Ancient Greek actor, Ancient Greek dramatist, comedic dramatist.

Usage examples for Menander

Terence is, accordingly, in substance and form, a 'dimidiatus menander,'-a Roman only in his language.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar
Most of them had Greek titles, and a considerable number of these are identical with the titles of comedies by menander.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar
The 'meretrix blanda' of menander was probably more refined, but not essentially different from the 'libertina' of Rome.
"The Roman Poets of the Republic"
W. Y. Sellar

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