a lawmaker or legislator, esp. a wise one
Origin of solonafter Solon
640?-559? ; Athenian statesman & lawgiver: framed the democratic laws of Athens
Athenian lawgiver and poet. His reforms preserved a class system based on wealth but ended privilege by birth.
- A wise lawgiver.
- A legislator.
Origin of solonAfter Solon.
From Ancient Greek Î£ÏŒÎ»Ï‰Î½ (Solon), Athenian statesman.
From Ancient Greek Î£ÏŒÎ»Ï‰Î½ (SolÅn).