[al-bee-uh s] /ˈæl bi əs/ (Show IPA), c54–c19 b.c, Roman poet.
Historical Examples

This image is taken from Ovid’s elegy on the death of Tibullus, Amor.
The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1 Alexander Pope

The three chief elegists are Tibullus, Propertius, and Ovid.
A History of Roman Literature Harold North Fowler

They were left unfinished by Tibullus, and were published after his death.
A History of Roman Literature Harold North Fowler

The elegies of Tibullus are less learned than those of his contemporaries.
A History of Roman Literature Harold North Fowler

Tibullus was betrothed to Neaera, and was confronted with the question as to what he should send her for a New Year’s gift.
Roman Women Alfred Brittain

The authors of their predilection were Catullus, Propertius, and Tibullus.
Renaissance in Italy, Volume 2 (of 7) John Addington Symonds

Tibullus was on friendly terms with Horace, who addressed to him Od.
The Student’s Companion to Latin Authors George Middleton

Of the three Tibullus (c. 54-19) is the most refined and tender.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 3 Various

Tibullus sayth: Dreames in the nyght begylen, and cause fearefull myndes to drede thynges that neuer shalbe.
Shakespeare Jest-Books; Unknown

Tibullus complains of Delia’s devotion to her, and her ritual.
The Conflict of Religions in the Early Roman Empire T. R. Glover

Albius (ˈælbɪəs). ?54–?19 bc, Roman elegiac poet


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