450?-388? ; Gr. writer of satirical comic dramas
Greek playwright whose comedies, including The Clouds (423) and Lysistrata (411), satirize Athenian society, politics, and philosophy.
- An Ancient Greek male name, most famously borne by a playwright who lived from circa 446 BC to circa 386 BC.
From Ancient Greek Ἀριστοφάνης (Aristophanēs).