Name: Aristophanes

Origin and Meaning of the Name Aristophanes

  • Meaning:
    Most bright
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  • Pronunciation:
    (ah riss TOF an eez)
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    Itself (Aristophanes)
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Miscellaneous Info for Aristophanes

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    Greek speaking countries
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    Aristophanes was the name of a fifth century BC comic Attic playwright, famous for works such as The Birds and Lysistrata. It comes from the ancient Greek 'aristos' (best) and 'phanos' (light, bright).

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