Name: Ovid

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ovid

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    Sheep
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    (AH veed)
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    The famous Roman poet and writer of the 1st century Publius Ovidius Naso is best know as Ovid in the English-speaking world. Among his most famous works are the "Metamorphoses" consisting in fifteen books and dealing with the creation and history of the world in terms according to Greek and Roman points of view.

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