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Definition of the noun aesop

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noun - plural: -

  1. Greek author of fables (circa 620-560 BC)
    • example: In Aesop's Fables is a story called "Sour Grapes".
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: fabulist = a person who tells or invents fables

People

  1. Aesop was an Ancient Greek fabulist or story teller credited with a number of fables now collectively known as Aesop's Fables. Although his existence remains uncertain and no writings by him survive, numerous tales credited to him were gathered across the centuries and in many languages in a storytelling tradition that continues to this day. Many of the tales are characterized by animals and inanimate objects that speak, solve problems, and generally have human characteristics.
    • also known as Asop, Isope, Esopee, Esope, Æsop, Αἴσωπος, Aisōpos, Ésope
    • born in 0619 B.C. (2635 years ago) in Amorium
    • nationality: Greece
    • profession: Writer
    • died in 0563 B.C. (2579 years ago)
    • read more about Aesop (writer)
  2. Aesop is a member of the musical group, Living Legends.

There are other people with in their name, like Aesop Rock, Aesop Dekker and Aesop Aquarian.

Business

Aesop is a record label.

Miscellanea

Aesop, stylised Aēsop is the trading name of a range of skin care products from Australian company Aesop Retail Pty Ltd. Aesop was founded by hairdresser Dennis Paphitis in 1987 in the city of Melbourne. In addition to skincare, Aesop also produces hair care, soaps and fragrance. The brand can be found in its own 'signature spaces' and department stores such as David Jones across Australia and internationally, as well as its own online store. In December 2012, Aesop sold a majority stake in its business to Brazilian cosmetics company Natura Cosméticos for $68 million.

Phrases with Aesop

  1. Aesop Shrimp
  2. aesop's fables
  3. Aesop Slipper Lobster

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Aesop

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Google previewTelesurgery (2008)

by Sajeesh Kumar, Jacques Marescaux

AESOP is a robotic arm with six degrees of freedom, designed to hold and manipulate a laparoscope according to voice commands, or hand/foot control. The system allows steady camera visualization of the changing operative field ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Disability (2005)

by Gary L Albrecht

Greek fabulist Although the fables attributed to Aesop, such as “The Ant and the Grasshopper” and “The Tortoise and the Hare,” are as well known as any of Hans Christian Andersen's tales, ...

Google previewThe Facts On File Dictionary of Classical and Biblical Allusions (2003)

by Martin H. Manser, David Pickering

Aesop (eesop) A teller of simple tales ...

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Small photo of Visovac monastery, and Visovac island part of the National park Krka built in the 14th century. Monastery library includes particularly rare incunabula of Aesop`s fables from the 15th century.Small photo of Visovac monastery, and Visovac island part of the National park Krka built in the 14th century. Monastery library includes particularly rare incunabula of Aesop`s fables from the 15th century.Small photo of HUNGARY - CIRCA 1987: A stamp printed in Hungary from the "Fairy Tales " issue shows The Fox and the Raven (Aesop), circa 1987.Small photo of HUNGARY - CIRCA 1987: A stamp printed in Hungary from the "Fairy Tales " issue shows The Hare and The Tortoise (Aesop), circa 1987.Small photo of SINGAPORE â?? MAY 5, 2016: A stamp printed in Hungary from the Fairy Tales issue shows The Fox and the Raven (Aesop), circa 1987.Small photo of HONG KONG - CIRCA JANUARY, 2016: inside of Aesop store at Elements shopping mall. Aesop is a brand of skin care products from Australian company Aesop Retail Pty Ltd.Small photo of HONG KONG - CIRCA JANUARY, 2016: inside of Aesop store at Elements shopping mall. Aesop is a brand of skin care products from Australian company Aesop Retail Pty Ltd. More...

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Sign language

Sign Language Aesop's Fables: The Raven and the Fox

For ASL 202 Final.

Quotes about Aesop

I am sure the grapes are sour. (Aesop)
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Scrabble value of A1E1S1O1P3

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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