Associations to the word «Virgil»


VIRGIL, proper noun. Pūblius Vergilius Marō (70-19 B.C.), Roman epic writer from the Augustan period, best known for writing the Aeneid.
VIRGIL, proper noun. A male given name, of mostly American usage.

Dictionary definition

VIRGIL, noun. A Roman poet; author of the epic poem `Aeneid' (70-19 BC).

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.